Lot 6596: A Russian deluxe vermeil cigarette case, circa 1910
November 2, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Gilded silver, red and yellow gold, engraved, translucent, blue enamel on wave-guilloched background, red gemstone in golden cabochon. Lid with applied, enamelled and hand-painted arms of St. George below tsar's crown. Inside St. Petersburg hallmark for "88" zolotniki, master's mark "3. A." for Third Artel. One corner with enamel repair. Dimensions 10.4 x 68 x 18 mm, weight ca. 260 g. A beautiful piece of work of high quality. Possibly a personal present from the Tsar.
Condition Report: I - II
Notes: Russland Zarenreich