Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case

    Cigarette case

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Fabergé firm, August Wilhelm Holmström workshop

    Gold, diamonds; champlevé enamel, chasing, repoussé, engraving

    9.2 х 6.1. х 1.5 сm

    Marks: "FABERGE"; "H.W."; Identification mark and tee of St. Petersburg District Assay office 1908-1917 with the alloy number "56"

    Gold rectangular cigarette case with a hinged lid and a thumb ramp. The cigarette case smooth surface is decorated with thin, horizontally arranged strips of white enamel. The lateral sides are emphasised by laurel leaves ornament. The thumb ramp is decorated with an insert of small rose cut diamonds range.