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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 396

    A GROUP OF SIX RUSSIAN PAINTED LACQUERWARES AND A KARELIAN BIRCHWOOD CIGARETTE BOX WITH HINGED COVER,

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,

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    A GROUP OF SIX RUSSIAN PAINTED LACQUERWARES AND A KARELIAN BIRCHWOOD CIGARETTE BOX WITH HINGED COVER,
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,
    the lacquer wares, each painted red on the interior, comprising a circular box and cover painted with people seated for a meal, Vishnyakov; a smaller circular box and cover with a troika, Vishnyakov; a rectangular cigarette case painted with a troika, Will Wagner, Odessa; ; a stamp box with hinged cover, the cover with an indistinct mark; and an oval-shaped napkin ring, unmarked; and the cover of the Karelian box affixed with a gilt-metal Russian Imperial double-headed eagle coat of arms
    The Karelian birchwood box, the largest, 5 1/8in. (13cm.) long (7)


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