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    Sale 1418

    Geneva Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 38

    A SILVER 'TROMPE-L'OEIL' CIGAR BOX
    MARKED KHLEBNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1887

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    A SILVER 'TROMPE-L'OEIL' CIGAR BOX
    MARKED KHLEBNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1887
    Rectangular, the hinged cover and sides chased and engraved to simulate tax bands, the cover inscribed in Russian 'CIGARETTES [BY THE] / ROYAL FACTORY / [OF] NIKOLAI KONSTANTINOVICH / POPOV', 8.7x5.7x3.5 cm, gross weight 163 gr


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN