Lot 60: Art Deco Bronze & Copper Cigarette Box, 1920s
December 4, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Manufactured by the Silver Crest Company, the trademark used by the Smith Metal Arts Company (SMAC) of Buffalo, the mottled bronze lid bordered by small strips of interlocking copper, the underside stamped "SIlver Crest Bronze" with a small SMAC logo and stock number, the interior well lined with cedarwood. 1.5" H X 4.25" W X 3.25" D. Two sides with numerous tiny ding marks; piece of old scotch tape on underside over logo; underside further with old glue and tufts of felt where surface protectors were placed.