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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 125

    A silver gilt and cloisonné enamel cigarette-case

    MOSCOW, 1908-1917, CYRILLIC MARK FS, POSSIBLY FOR FEDOR STROGANOV

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    A silver gilt and cloisonné enamel cigarette-case
    Moscow, 1908-1917, Cyrillic mark FS, possibly for Fedor Stroganov
    Oblong with rounded corners, painted in a central panel of en plein enamel with floral scrolls on cream ground, the reverse with stylized blossom on pink ground within turquoise pellet border, each side with borders of vari-coloured and shaded floral scrolls, pellets, beading and trelliswork on green blue and black grounds, with cabochon red stone pushpiece, the interior with a Russian inscription, marked inside cover and base
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) long
    The Russian inscription reads : From the New Kostromskoi Linen Manuf[tory] for Simeon Mikhailovich Stolyarov 25th March 1912


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF EUROPEAN COLLECTOR