Russian Metal Artworks

Cigarette of cigar box

    Cigarette of cigar box

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Fabergé firm

    Silver; presswork, chasing, casting, gilding

    6.2 х 14.6 х 8.7 cm

    Marks: “К.ФАБЕРЖЕ”, two-headed eagle – Russian Empire coat of arms; mark of the Imperial Court supplier, tee and certification mark of Moscow District Assay Department of 1908-1917; alloy number “84”; “No. 31794”


    Rectangular silver box, gilded inside, with the hinged lid. The box smooth surface is emphasized by embossed decoration in the Neo-Russian style. Lew-shaped frieze lines along the sides top edge, two ornamental stripes filled with stylized meander are on the hinged lid edges.