Russian .875 Silver Trompe l'Oeil Cigar Box
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
- Date / Time :
- April 08, 2016 10:00AM
Russian .875 Silver Trompe l'Oeil Cigar Box, Moscow, c. 1871, Khlebnikov, maker, assayer mark "AK," gilt interior, with simulated wood grain panels and trade labels to all four sides, cover inscribed "H. UPMANN/FLOR," front engraved "Escepcionales," with an engraved presentation inscription to members of the Danish embassy dated "1929" on the interior cover, ht. 2 3/8, wd. 7 7/8, dp. 5 1/4 in., approx. 26.9 troy oz.
Good overall condition with only very minor surface wear/very slight abrasions. Very slight indentation to lid, not visible to exterior. (see image).
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