Antique Belle Epoque era French 18k gold and mother of pearl cigarette holder in the original leatherette case or etui. The solid carved mother of pearl holder is dyed a beautiful shade of blue and mounted with 18K yellow gold rim. Hallmarked with the French 18K gold standard mark in a form of an eagle's head in use in France from 1838. In overall good antique condition, with wear to the case commensurate with age. Measures 2 1/4" length. The box measures 2 5/8" length.