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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 281

    A Silver-Gilt Guilloché Enamel Cigarette Case

    MARK OF THE THIRD ARTEL, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt Guilloché Enamel Cigarette Case
    Mark of the Third Artel, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917
    Rectangular with rounded corners, enameled in translucent pale blue over a wavy guilloché ground, within dot and dash chased gold borders, with cabochon ruby thumbpiece, marked inside cover and base
    3 7/8 in. (10 cm.) long


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