London, South Kensington
26 June 2007
A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE MATCH-BOX HOLDER & STAND,
MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, MOSCOW, 1888,
The match-box holder supported on pedestal foot on a dished circular base, the latter with tongue-shaped panels filled with scrollwork, enamelled in red, white, green, mauve & 3 shades of blue, 4¼ in. high (11 cm.).
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