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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 386

    A RUSSIAN SILVER CLOISONNÈ MINIATURE KOVSH AND A GILT-METAL CLOISONNÈ CIGARETTE CASE,

    THE FIRST MARK FOR MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890,

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER CLOISONNÈ MINIATURE KOVSH AND A GILT-METAL CLOISONNÈ CIGARETTE CASE,
    THE FIRST MARK FOR MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890,
    the first marked .875 on base, maker's mark apparently Cyrillic 'I.S.'; the second apparently unmarked
    The kovsh 3¾in. (9.5cm.) long, 2oz. approximate weight (2)


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