Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case

    Cigarette case

    Russia, Moscow


    Gustav Klingert gold and silverware factory

    Silver, ruby colour cabochon; champlevé enamel

    9.6 х 5.6 х 1.5 cm

    Marks: "GK"; A.A./ 1893"; "84"; coat of arms of Moscow; Moscow municipal mark with alloy "84"


    Silver rectangular cigarette case with rounded sides and corners, comprised of two equal halves connected by a hinge with a snap shutter. The cigarette case surface is decorated with white-blue-red geometric carpet ornament made of six-sided rosettes resembling honeycomb-cells, made in the technique of champlevé enamel. An oval ruby colour cabochon in smooth bezel setting is in the lock button.