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    Sale 5373

    Christie's Interiors

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 487

    AN AUSTRIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    MAKER'S MARK J.R, WITH LATER RUSSIAN IMPORT MARK, CIRCA 1895

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    MAKER'S MARK J.R, WITH LATER RUSSIAN IMPORT MARK, CIRCA 1895
    The cover depicting a bare breasted classical woman leaning against a white horse, the gilt interior with Russian inscription dated 1898
    3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high


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