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    Sale 5345

    Christie's Interiors

    22 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 368

    A MID-19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER & NIELLO SNUFF BOX,

    MARK OF AS SCRIPT (THE "S" REVERSED), MOSCOW, 1847,

    Price Realised  

    A MID-19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER & NIELLO SNUFF BOX,
    MARK OF AS SCRIPT (the "S" reversed), MOSCOW, 1847,
    Cover depicting the Alexander column in Palace Square, St.Petersburg, base with another architectural scene, diaperwork sides & gilt interior, only traces of gilding to exterior, 2 7/8 in. long (7.3 cm.), 2.5 oz.


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