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Aluminum Tin Old Round Box Haute Silesie 1922 Souvenir Silesia Provinz Oberschlesien

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Aluminum Tin Old Round Box Haute Silesie 1922 Souvenir Silesia Provinz Oberschlesien

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Aluminum Tin Old Round Box Haute Silesie 1922 Souvenir Silesia Provinz Oberschlesien

  • Empty deep round aluminum tin box with an embossed lid.
  • The lid is decorated with a lovely embossed cartouche.
  • Inside the embossed lid cartouche are inscribed the words 'Souvenir de Haute Silesie 1922'.
  • The lid is hinged, and there is a latch beneath the lid at the front so the lid stays closed when shut correctly.
  • The lid does not however make a tight hermetic seal when it closes.
  • The lid is the original lid.
  • Sides are curved and plain (sans design).
  • Hinged lid.
  • Closes with a working silver hinge that is entirely hand-constructed.
  • The hinge is intact and fully functional.
  • Clean interior.
  • HAUTE SILESIE is the province of Upper Silesia.
  • In German, this is Provinz Oberschlesien.
  • It is a province of the free State of Prussia, whose capital was Oppeln (Opole).
  • COUNTRY of Origin: France.
  • AGE: XIXéme Napoleon III c1850
  • Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below.
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  • All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase.

SIZE:

  • This measures overall approximately 8 cm x 2,5 cm // 3.15 inches x 1 inch.

CONDITION:

  • By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age.
  • By " vintage " we mean between 50 and 100 years of age.
  • This item is made of matter and it is OLD; this means it is NOT NEW.
  • This is not a recent reproduction. It is not a recent copy. It is not a fake.
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There are signs of age or usage including but not limited to:

  • There is overall surface wear and abrasion.
  • There is overall oxidation.
  • There is perimeter wear and wear around all edges.
  • There are surface scratches.
  • There is bending of the metal.
  • CLEANED: No.
  • RESTORATION: No restoration.
  • MEASUREMENT VERIFIED: Yes.
  • There may also be something that we missed because we aren't specifically trained to see it.
  • We've not examined this microscopically.
  • We've not taken this apart or put this back together.
  • We've not subtracted anything nor added anything that was not already there.
  • We've not cleaned this.
  • This is COMPLETE.
  • The condition is good.
  • There's nothing functionally wrong with this.
  • The condition is exactly as shown in the gallery photos.
  • Look at all the gallery photos carefully and read this description carefully.
  • It is impossible to divine exactly what information a buyer might want.
  • It is the buyer's responsibility to carefully scrutinize a purchase before buying.
  • Please consider your purchase carefully.
  • We are happy to help in any way we can by answering your questions to the best of our ability and furnishing additional specifics upon request.
  • This is not sold on approval.
  • Ask your questions before you buy.

 

  • We don't know the exact precise composition of the various foreign metal alloys used to make this.
  • We aren't metallurgists and we cannot ever be 100% certain about anything.
  • Alloys are combinations of metals used for practical and artistic reasons such as durability.
  • Using 100% of any metal might make the product entirely too soft to endure.
  • Magnets will stick to ferrous metals.
  • Magnets attract to ferrous metals such as iron, nickel, cobalt, certain steels and other alloys.
  • Brass, aluminum, copper, and most stainless steels, however, are non ferrous, and magnets are not attracted to them.
  • For more information, please visit your nearest metallurgist, or geologist, or ask at your local library.

 

 

 

SUPERB. Vielle petit boite 1922; souvenir de Haute Silesie.

  • En aluminium.
  • Couvercle sur charnière, avec décor repoussé.
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 2,5 cm.
  • Le couvercle est cabossé et piqué (s.v.p. voir photos).
  • Se referme librement; cela ne se ferme pas hermétiquement.
  • La province de Haute-Silésie (en allemand Provinz Oberschlesien) est une ancienne province de l'État libre de Prusse, dont la capitale fut Oppeln (Opole).
  • Frais de port en sus.
  • Merci de votre visite.

 









 



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