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2769T Boston
November 20, 2014 12:00 PM - December 1, 2014 01:00 PMCalender
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Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Box

 
Auction: Fine Wines - 2769T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 20, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Box, c. 1971, cedar lining and hinged lid featuring enamel jockey's silk and cap, with engraved inscription "Belmont Stakes 1971 - Won By - Pass Catcher October House Farm - Ridden by Walter Blum" and initials "W. B." engraved on underside of lid, 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., approx. 9.9 troy oz.

Provenance: The Cary Collection.
Estimate $3,500-5,000


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Keywords

Tiffany & Co., Walter Blum