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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 291

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE,

    MARK OF ANDREY POSTNIKOV, RETAILER'S MARK OF GRATCHEV, "88" STANDARD, ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1880,

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    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE,
    MARK OF ANDREY POSTNIKOV, RETAILER'S MARK OF GRATCHEV, "88" STANDARD, ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1880,
    Rectangular with rounded corners & decorated with profuse geometric decoration in red, green, black & 3 shades of blue, the cover with central reserve engraved with monogram & coronet, gilt interior, 3¾ in. long (9.5 cm.).


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