Kigu barrel cigarette case with black lid and marcasites, c 1950s or late 1940s vintage gold metal ladies lipstick holder


Shipping to United States: $19.63

This cigarette case, by Kigu, is barrel or bolster shaped. It could also be used as a lipstick holder. This gold tone cigarette case has a black enamel lid. In the centre is a silver metal decoration, set with marcasites. The base has an engine turned design and the sides are ridged. “Made in England, by Kigu" is engraved by the catch.

This little cigarette case can hold cigarettes up to 7.3cm or 2 7/8” in length.


🔸This vintage Kigu cigarette case in good used condition.
🔸The hinge and catch work well.
🔹The gold tone lid is quite bright and shiny, compared to the tarnished base. Please see the photos.
🔹The black lid has scuffs and marks. Please see the photos.

L 3” x W 1 5/8" x D 1 1/8" or
L 7.5cm x W 4.4cm x D 3cm

📦 This item will be sent internationally using Tracked or Tracked and Signed for Royal Mail shipping where available, or Tracked and Signed for to EU countries. Within the U.K., this item will be shipped by 2nd class Royal Mail signed for.

Thank you so much for looking. If you have any queries or would like to see more photos, please feel free to contact me.

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