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Item:152677301106Stunning Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Walker & Hall - Chester - 1931 - Such Lovely Art Deco.Most stunning multi topped cigarette box by Walker & Hall.Chester date letter ff for 1931. The business was established in Sheffield in 1845 by George Walker. Becoming an assistant of Dr. John Wright who had conducted important experiments on electroplating Walker secured the royalty of electroplating for Sheffield. The business was joined by Henry Hall and became in 1853 Walker & Hall. The factory was at Howard Street, Sheffield, while showrooms were opened in 45 Holborn Viaduct, London. Branches were opened in Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Cardiff, Belfast, Hull, Bristol, Melbourne and Adelaide (Australia), Cape Town (South Africa). Walker & Hall was converted into a limited liability company in 1920 under the style Walker & Hall Ltd and combined in 1963 under the British Silverware Ltd with Mappin & Webb and Elkington & Co. Walker and Hall Sheffield were primarily Sheffield Makers, but items with Birmingham, London and Chester CHRONOLOGY:Walker & Co, 1845-1848Walker, Coulson & Hall, 1848-1853Walker & Hall 1853-1920Walker & Hall Ltd, 1920-the presentpart of British Silverware Ltd, 1963-1971a subsidiary of Mappin & Webb Ltd, a member of Sears Holdings Ltd since 1971 Few dings to the top but such a stunning, unusual roofed box.Cedar lined, add some velvet and awesome jewellery box.Included the gift box from England.In a lovely velvet pouch, what a gift. Hi the base is 11 cm x 8.7 cm. The ends are 3.8 cm high. The centre rise is 4.3 cm tall. Weighs 287 but remember is wood lined.These boxes are becoming so collectable. Buy the unusual ones right now. Happy to combine PostagePlease wait for invoice. BCR23Style:Art Deco, Original/Reproduction:Original, Composition:Sterling, Brand:Walker & Hall, Product Type:Boxes, Originating Region:UK, Era:1930s
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Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Walker & Hall - Chester - Art Deco - 1931