Russian cigar box
Lot 98*
A silver trompe l'œil cigar box maker's mark Cyrillic FA, Moscow, 1898-1908
£5,000 - 8,000
US$ 8,400 - 13,000
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Russian cigar box
Lot Details
A silver trompe l'œil cigar box
maker's mark Cyrillic FA, Moscow, 1898-1908
of rectangular form, finely engraved to imitate wood grain of the original packaging of cigar, with crossed import bands and insignia of Upmann Havana cigar company, reverse of the lid engraved with dedication in Cyrillic In memory of benefit performance for Director A.N. German /from choir/ June 19th, 1901 city of Penza
19.5 x 10.7 x 2.5cm (7 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 1 in).
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