London, South Kensington
26 June 2007
A SMALL EARLY 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER & NIELLO SNUFF BOX,
MARK OF IVAN KALTYKOV, MOSCOW, 1827,
Oblong with gilt interior, cover depicting three figures collecting the harvest within a scroll surround, base with trophy of agricultural implements, sides with architectural views, 2 in. long (5.3 cm.), 1.25 oz.
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