• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 435

    A Russian jewelled gold-mounted and guilloche enamel silver cigarette-case

    MOSCOW, 1908-1917, UNRECORDED CYRILLIC MAKER'S MARK PV

    Price Realised  

    A Russian jewelled gold-mounted and guilloche enamel silver cigarette-case
    Moscow, 1908-1917, unrecorded Cyrillic maker's mark PV
    Rectangular of oval section, the body with graduated reeding, the hinged cover set with a rouble coin depicting Empress Anna, later enamelled in cobalt blue over an engraved ground, with vesta compartment and gilt interiors, the interior cover engraved with floral details, with gold-mounted cabochon sapphire thumb-piece, marked inside base
    4 in. (10 cm.) long


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