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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 387

    TWO RUSSIAN SILVER CIGARETTE CASES AND A CIGAR CASE,

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY, WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARKS,

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    TWO RUSSIAN SILVER CIGARETTE CASES AND A CIGAR CASE,
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY, WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARKS,
    comprising a cigarette case engraved with a rural scene on the front and a Cyrillic inscription on the reverse, fully marked 1896-1908; another cigarette case repoussè with a woman in traditional Russian dress with a factory in the background, fully marked Moscow, 1908-1917; and a cigar case, fully marked St. Petersburg, circa 1890
    The cigarette case repoussè with a boyar, the largest, 4¾in. (12cm.) long, 23oz. approximate gross weight (3)


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