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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 834

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, "88" STANDARD, CIRCA 1890

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, "88" STANDARD, CIRCA 1890
    The front and back centred by an oval polychrome enamel floral panel on a black ground and edged with bars of geometric scrollwork with rosettes in each corner and turquoise enamel bead borders, the gilt interior with Cyrillic presentation inscription dated 1900
    3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) wide


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