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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 448

    A jewelled and enamelled gold-mounted nephrite cigarette-case

    MARKED FABERGÉ, MOSCOW, 1896-1908, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 24859

    Price Realised  

    A jewelled and enamelled gold-mounted nephrite cigarette-case
    marked Fabergé, Moscow, 1896-1908, with scratched inventory number 24859
    Rectangular with rounded corners, the polished nephrite body with opaque white enamelled mounts, the rim with dash and red dot border, the hinge and cabochon ruby push-piece with ruby-set strap-work details, marked inside cover and base mounts
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) long


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