№ 1237

Silver cigarette case engraved as an envelope with ‘Herrn L. Smit Haag’ and enamel postage stamp, George Adam Scheid

Georg A Scheid (1838-1921) an German/ Austrian silvermith, is well known for his exquisite creations which include vesta, cigarette and vanity cases. His firm also crafted silver accessories, jewellery boxes and writing sets which are still hugely popular today. 
Austria, 1892