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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    A silver cigar-case

    MOSCOW, FIRST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY, UNRECORDED MAKER'S CYRILLIC MARK FV

    Price Realised  

    A silver cigar-case
    Moscow, first half of the 19th century, unrecorded maker's Cyrillic mark FV
    Oblong, with rounded sides, repoussé with a lattice-work pattern and engraved with a foliate scroll pattern, marked on lower edges
    5½ in. (13.8 cm.) long
    6.23 oz. (193 gr.) gross


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    Please note that the cigar-case is 13.8 cm. long