Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case with native silver texture

    Cigarette case with native silver texture

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Fabergé firm

    Silver; presswork chasing, carving

    9.7 x 8.4 x 1.1 cm

    Marks: “К.ФАБЕРЖЕ” beneath two-headed eagle; tee of Moscow district Assay office in 1908-1917 with alloy “84” and Greek letter “Delta” - the district identification mark


    Silver rectangular cigarette case with rounded sides and corners, consisting of two hinged equal halves with a snap shutter. The sides’ surface imitates the native silver texture. Carved Cyrillic inscription is on one of the halves inner side. Silver button is in the snap shutter.