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Two Small Russian Silver Cases

Auction:
2611M
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2611M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Two Small Russian Silver Cases, a niello-decorated rectangular snuff box with traces of gold wash to the interior, 84 standard zolotnik, Moscow, "BC" assay mark for Viktor Savinsky, 1870, maker's mark "GB," and a rectangular purse with engraved floral decoration to front, inscribed "Vera," and gold-washed interior with three lavender silk pockets for coins, 84 Kokoshnik mark for Yakov Lyapimov, St. Petersburg, 1899-1903, maker's mark "IKK."
Estimate $100-200

Keywords

Moscow, St. Petersburg, Viktor Savinsky, Yakov Lyapimov, Bourbon whiskey, Kentucky, Kokoshnik, Maker's Mark, Niello, Silver, Zolotnik

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