Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case

    Cigarette case

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Fabergé firm, Gabriel Newcannon workshop

    Gold, sapphires; presswork

    8.9 х 6.0 х 1.0 cm

    Marks: "GN", tee of St. Petersburg District Assay Office 1908-1917 with alloy "56"


    Golden rectangular cigarette case, with sloping sides and corners, with a hinged lid and a thumb ramp. The cigarette case surface is decorated with narrow horizontal stripes and three wider ones in the center. The thumb ramp on the hinged lid is ornated with sapphire-cabochon.