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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, PLIQUE-À-JOUR and CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MAKER'S MARK OF P.R. (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, PLIQUE-À-JOUR and CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MAKER'S MARK OF P.R. (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890
    Each side with birds and butterflies amidst flowering branches on stippled ground, the borders with cloissoné enamel flower-heads in two shades of blue, push-button thumbpiece
    3½ in. (9.4 cm.) long


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