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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    A Silver Cigarette-Case

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDERS NEVALAINEN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890, WITH LATER SOVIET CONTROL MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver Cigarette-Case
    Marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, with the workmaster's mark of Anders Nevalainen, St Petersburg, circa 1890, with later Soviet control marks
    Oblong, overall reeded, the hinged cover with gold-mounted cabochon ruby thumb-piece, one end fitted with a hinged vesta compartment and tinder cord, marked inside cover and base
    3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) long


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