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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 845

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, 1908/17

    Price Realised  

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, 1908/17
    Decorated all over with geometric strapwork, stylised flowers and foliage in red, white, three shades of blue, grass-green and emerald green, the green border decorated with alternate white and powder blue dash motifs and silver scrolling cloissons, some of the corners with panels of powder blue and emerald green pebble motifs, gilt interior, cabochon-set thumbpiece
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) long


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