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Russian Silver Tobacco Box

Auction:
2332
Lot:
114
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$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Silver Tobacco Box, St. Petersburg, 1881, maker's mark PK, engraved as a Russian retailer's box, with a Turkish man and woman smoking pipes, with Cyrillic inscriptions, and "Societe Eciz Freres & Co.", wd. 5 7/8, dp. 4 1/8, ht. 2 1/2 in., approx. 16 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

St. Petersburg, Societe Eciz Freres & Co, Behavior, Entheogens, Ethics, Native American religion, Smoking, Tobacco

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