Russian Metal Artworks

Toiletry box

    Toiletry box

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Bolin firm, Karl Linke workshop

    Silver, glass; casting, chasing, gilding, faceting

    4.0 x 10.7 x 5.8 cm

    Mark “BOLIN”; workshop mark “ML”; Moscow city - St. George the Victorious on horseback facing left, striking dragon with a spear; alloy “84”


    Faceted glass rectangular box with silver rimmed edge and hinged lid. The lid and rim are smooth and décor free. Te lid thumb ramp is in the shape of chased curl with stylized leaves.