Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver 1936 Cigar Box in Art Deco style
Tiffany & Co. sterling silver cigar box with wood lining inside in beautiful Art Deco style with pure, geometric lines and in pattern number 22358 from 1936. It measures 9 1/8'' in length by 5 7/8'' in width by 1 3/4'' in height and bears hallmarks as shown. Gross weight is 32 ozt.
Founded in 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany and John B. Young in Brooklyn, Connecticut, as a "stationery and fancy goods emporium", with the help of Charles Tiffany's father who financed the store for only $1,000 with profits from a cotton mill, Tiffany & Co. became a highly regarded brand for jewelry, gemstones, and silver. In 1845, Tiffany was a pioneer when it launched the Blue Book, which at the time was the first mail-order catalog to be distributed in the US. In 1878, Tiffany won the gold medal for jewelry and a grand prize for silverware at the Paris World Fair Exposition. Its exceptionally enduring legacy as a luxury brand is still vibrant to this day.
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