Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case

    Cigarette case


    late 19th - early 20th centuries

    Steel, gold, diamonds; chasing, gilding

    8.5 х 6.4 х 1.2 сm


    Steel rectangular cigarette case with rounded corners and sides, consisting of two equal halves, connected by a hinge, with a snap-lock. The cigarette case surface is accented by an inserted gold coin with a portrait of Emperor Nicholas II. It is fixed on the corner of the upper lid and framed by eleven rose cut diamonds.