Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case

    Cigarette case

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Fabergé firm; Henrik Wigström workshop

    Gold, silver, diamonds; enamel over guilloche, presswork, gilding

    4.7 х 9.3 х 3.0 cm

    Marks: "ФАБЕРЖЕ"; "H.W."; tee of St. Petersburg District Assay office, silver alloy: "88"; "88"


    Silver cylindrical cigarette case, gilded inside, with a hinged lid and a thumb ramp. The cigarette case surface is covered with transparent opalescent enamel over guilloche background. The edges are decorated with narrow ribbons of leafy ornament of two-colour gold. The hinged lid ергьз ramp is ornated with a row of small rose cut diamonds.