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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 388

    Two silver-gilt and niello snuff boxes and a cigarette-case

    Price Realised  

    Two silver-gilt and niello snuff boxes and a cigarette-case
    Each rectangular, one snuff box depicting the Bronze Horseman and a view of Neva embankment, marked with the Cyrillic initials 'A.V.G.', Moscow, 1846, the other depicting a row of houses, apparently no maker's mark, Moscow, 1845, the cigarette case depicting a man in a carriage and a man on horseback and a view of an embankment, marked with Cyrillic initials 'I.K.', Moscow, circa 1896
    the longest 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) (3)


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