10-05-2013 10-05-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2676B Boston
October 5, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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Three Russian Boxes

$450$375
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2676B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 05, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Three Russian Boxes, mid to late 20th century, two with white metal cipher for Tsar Nicholas II: a white porcelain egg, indistinctly marked, lg. 4 1/2, and a rectangular brass box with hinged lid, lg. 7; and a playing card holder with Imperial double-headed eagle to brass cover, and colorless glass body, lg. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-400

Good condition. No damage or repairs.


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Keywords

white metal cipher, Nicholas II, Tsar