24 April 2009,
Price realised USD 11,875
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A Gold Cigarette Case
Marked K. Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908
Rectangular with rounded corners, with a hammered surface, the cover applied with a varicolor gold Cyrillic monogram 'EMS', with a cabochon sapphire push-piece, marked inside cover and base
3½ in. (8.9 cm.) long
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