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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 850

    A RUSSIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MARK OF ADLER, '88' STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MARK OF ADLER, '88' STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1880
    The cover enamelled en plein with lilies of the valley, the base with champlevé enamel with Pan-Slavic architectural decoration in red, black, white, two shades of green and three shades of blue, centred by a vacant oval cartouche, gilt interior
    3 7/8 in. (10 cm.)


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