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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 205

    AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN PROVINCIAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER & NIELLO SNUFF BOX,

    MARK OF ALEXANDER IVANOV SHILIN, VELIKIY USTYUG, 1824,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN PROVINCIAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER & NIELLO SNUFF BOX,
    MARK OF ALEXANDER IVANOV SHILIN, VELIKIY USTYUG, 1824,
    Rectangular with linear ground, the base with disc cartouche depicting the arms of Velikiy Ustyug encircled by military trophies, the cover with similar cartouche of Falconet's equestrian statue of Peter the Great.


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