Heintz Art Metal Shop (American, 1902-1930), circa 1906-1930. A sterling on bronze cigarette box in rectangular form with green mottled patina finish with sterling geometric overlay opening to cedar-lined box. Die-stamped "4095-K" above the diamond mark and "STERLING ON BRONZE/PAT.AUG.27.12/107/OVINGTON/CHICAGO/NEW YORK". Approximate height 2.5", width 8.5", depth 3.62". Note: The date of issuance of the patent was not when this object was made but was for the application of sterling silver overlays to bronze without the use of solder.
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