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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 211

    A jewelled and gold-mounted silver samorodok cigarette-case

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDERS NEVALAINEN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896-1908, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 13778

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A jewelled and gold-mounted silver samorodok cigarette-case
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, workmaster's mark of Anders Nevalainen, St. Petersburg, 1896-1908, with scratched inventory number 13778
    Rectangular, the hinged cover set with a central gold-mounted ruble coin of 1762 showing the head of Peter III, cabochon emerald thumb-piece, marked inside cover and base
    4 in. (10 cm.) long


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