World Treasures- Russian, Asian, European & American Works
May 22nd & 23rd, 2012
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LOT 15
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Lot 15
A RUSSIAN SILVER AND EN PLEIN ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE, MOSCOW 1908-1917. The hinged cover repousse and chased with a cartouche of scrollwork in the Pan Slavic style framing a painted enamel scene of ancient Russian Bogatyr with a Kremlin in the background. Hallmarked Moscow, 1908-1917, Cyrillic makers mark ВиК, 84 silver standard and later marks and inscriptions. The interior gilded and with red cabochon thumbpiece. Length 4.5 inches (11.4 cm).
Estimate:  $4,000 - 7,000   € 2,800 - 4,900
Price Realized: $5,040.00

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