• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5810

    Russian Art

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 104

    A RUSSIAN SILVER CIGAR/CIGARETTE BOX

    MARK OF JOHANN ERIK SÄLLMAN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1863

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER CIGAR/CIGARETTE BOX
    MARK OF JOHANN ERIK SÄLLMAN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1863
    Rectangular with rounded corners, cover applied with two ribbons terminating in rings at one end & in clasped hands of friendship at centre, engraved with scroll border to cover and base, raised on four small pinned-on stump feet, gilt interior
    6½ in. long x 4½ in. wide (17 cm. x 11.5 cm.)
    16.5 oz. (511 gm.)


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