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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 252

    A Russian Silver-Gilt Snuff Box

    MARKED WITH THE CYRILLIC INITIALS 'DN', MOSCOW, 1846

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Russian Silver-Gilt Snuff Box
    Marked with the Cyrillic initials 'DN', Moscow, 1846
    Of rectangular form with rounded corners, engraved overall with rocaille scrolls and foliage, the interior of the lid with Russian presentation inscription, marked inside
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Sinatra, Christie's, New York, 1 December 1995, lot 50


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION