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Cigarette case

Cigarette case of enameled silver with silver-gilt liner. Cabochon ruby on clasp. Over-all foliate design in shades of blue, green, red and white with beaded gilt outlines. Design of blue circles around edges.

Inscription

Inscription inside cover: "St. Petersburg, 1912" (possibly added later); Marked with Kokoshnik (woman in profile looking toward right - used between years 1908-1917 in St. Petersburg); marked with silver standard 84; marked with initials for Gustav Lundell

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Object Place

St. Petersburg, Russia

Accession Number

1975.712

Medium or Technique

Metal, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels