Art Nouveau SILVER Cigar Box from Clan Gordon of Cluny Castle 1919

Art Nouveau SILVER Cigar Box from Clan Gordon of Cluny Castle 1919

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This wonderful Cigar or cigarette box has been crafted from fine Silver and is hallmarked for London 1919. It bears the mark of a silversmith CLS. The box belonged to Beatrice & Herbert Claeson Clan Gordon of Cluny. It was a gift to someone close and has been monogrammed to the top cartouche. The gift would have been given after 1939 when Beatrice inherited the Castle and married Herbert. Inscription to front “A small token of appreciation with warmest regards from Beatrice & Herbert Claeson Gordon of Cluny”. The box measures 11.2 cm x 9cm x 5cm. Few very tiny dings to top and side (Minor commensurate with use and age. Cedar wood lined with still the aroma of cigars. Total weigh including liner 311 gms. Gordon of Cluny. Cluny Castle was acquired by John Gordon, I of Cluny, after the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion Inherited by one of the successors of the clan,, Beatrice, who in 1939 married Herbert Claeson. She revived interest in the shorthorn herd and was lauded as a significant lady farmer in the North East. She was proud of Cluny Cluny is still very much the heart of a working estate even after the death of Mrs. Claeson-Gordon in 1990, just short of her 99th birthday. It is still administered by the Cluny Trust.  Art Nouveau SILVER Cigar Box from Clan Gordon of Cluny Castle 1919

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This wonderful Cigar or cigarette box has been crafted from fine Silver and is hallmarked for London 1919.  It bears the mark of a silversmith CLS.  The box belonged to Beatrice & Herbert Claeson Clan Gordon of Cluny.  It was a gift to someone close and has been monogrammed to the top cartouche. The gift would have been given after 1939 when Beatrice inherited the Castle and married Herbert.
Inscription to front  “A small token of appreciation  with warmest regards from Beatrice & Herbert Claeson Gordon of Cluny”. The box measures 11.2 cm x 9cm x 5cm.  Few very tiny dings to top and side (Minor commensurate with use and age. Cedar wood lined with still the aroma of cigars. Total weigh including liner 311 gms.
 
Gordon of Cluny. Cluny Castle was acquired by John Gordon, I of Cluny, after the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion. Inherited by one of the successors of the clan,, Beatrice, who in 1939 married Herbert Claeson. She revived interest in the shorthorn herd and was lauded as a significant lady farmer in the North East. She was proud of Cluny.  Cluny is still very much the heart of a working estate even after the death of Mrs. Claeson-Gordon in 1990, just short of her 99th birthday. It is still administered by the Cluny Trust.
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