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    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 383

    A GROUP OF THREE RUSSIAN SILVER NIELLO CIGARETTE CASES AND A SMALL BOX WITH HINGED COVER,

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,

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    A GROUP OF THREE RUSSIAN SILVER NIELLO CIGARETTE CASES AND A SMALL BOX WITH HINGED COVER,
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,
    comprising a box decorated with The Bronze Horseman, marked Moscow, 1876, .875, maker's marks apparently Cyrillic 'D.P.'; another with The Bronze Horseman, Moscow, 1866, assayer's Cyrillic mark for Viktor Savinkov, .875; another decorated with a troika, marked Moscow, 1908-1917, .875; the smaller box, marked Moscow, 1865, .875, monogrammed, maker's mark apparently 'N.A.'
    The largest box, with St. George, 5in. (12.7cm.), 18oz. approximate weight (4)


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