Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case with onlay monogram “ГВ”

    Cigarette case with onlay monogram “ГВ”

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    The 3d quarter of the 19th century

    Samuel Arnd workshop

    Gold, diamonds; presswork, polishing

    5.5 x 8.8 x 1.4 cm

    Marks: "SA"; Saint-Petersburg coat of arms with alloy "56"


    Gold rectangular cigarette case with rounded sides and corners, with hinged lid and thumb ramp. The cigarette case smooth surface is emphasized with onlay monogram "ГВ" located in the lid center and decorated with small rose-cut diamonds.