30 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 1,125
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE,
MARK OF VR (Cyrillic), MOSCOW, 1895,
Cover & reverse both with a circular cartouche depicting a dragon, encircled by foliate scrolls, beads & flower-heads in red white, green, mauve & 3 shades of blue, edged with alternate dark blue & powder blue petal border with outer edge of turquoise beads, gilt interior, 3¾ in. long (9.6 cm.).
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.