07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Russian Enameled Porcelain Commemorative Box

$4,148$3,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Enameled Porcelain Commemorative Box, second half 18th century, polychrome hand-painting, the hinged lid depicting a battle scene, with an interior portrait of Catherine the Great, exterior of body with battle motifs, with Cyrillic captions, ht. 1 1/2, lg. 3 1/8, dp. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Lid with repair to upper left corner. Body with large area of repair and restored breaks.

Keywords

Catherine the Great