Russia, St. Petersburg
Fabergé firm, August Holming workshop
Silver, sapphires; enamel over guilloche, carving, gilding
8.7 х 7.1 х 1.0 cm
Marks: "ФАБЕРЖЕ"; "A*H"; tee of St. Petersburg District Assay office1908-1917, with alloy number "88"
Silver rectangular cigarette case, with bevelled sides and slightly rounded corners, comprised of two equal halves, connected by a hinge, with a snap shutter. The cigarette case surface is covered with transparent opalescent enamel over guilloche background. An oval saphire-cabochon insert is in the lock button.