A superb and rare, solid silver folding Watch Case. The style is Art Deco, in rounded edges square form, with an engine turned pattern to both sides. It has a neat push button to enable opening and a hinged lid. When opened a frame in which to place the watch slides forward. There is a dinky handle on the top for carrying. Clear hallmarks are visible on the inside lip of the case for the Birmingham Assay Office with a date mark for 1936 and Lion Passant indicating sterling silver. The silver maker's mark is visible: SSM.
A lovely watch case, beautifully designed and in lovely condition.
Hallmarks: Birmingham 1936 by SSM
Measurements: (Not including push button): 3.8 cm x 3.8 cm
Weight: 42 grams
Weights and measurements are approximate.