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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SNUFF BOX

    MARK OF ALEKSANDER LYUBAVIN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896/1908

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SNUFF BOX
    MARK OF ALEKSANDER LYUBAVIN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896/1908
    Decorated with scrolls and strapwork in white, red, violet, two shades of green and three shades of blue, the cover centred by a flower-head, with turquoise blue bead borders and silver-gilt thumbpiece
    3½ in. (8.9 cm.) long


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