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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1733

    A GROUP OF 7 EARLY 20TH CENTURY RUSSIAN & 1 GERMAN SILVER CIGARETTE CASES, PURSES & SNUFF BOXES,

    VARIOUS MAKERS,

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF 7 EARLY 20TH CENTURY RUSSIAN & 1 GERMAN SILVER CIGARETTE CASES, PURSES & SNUFF BOXES,
    VARIOUS MAKERS,
    Comprising 2 samorodoc cigarette cases, another with rayed fluting & cabochon thumbpiece, a German cigarette case with stylised lilies & berries, 2 Russian purses, another lacking innards, also a snuff box with cabochon-set cover. (8)


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