Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Cigarette case with rosette-shaped pattern

    Cigarette case with rosette-shaped pattern



    Silver; carving, niello

    10.5 x 7.2 x 1.2 cm


    Silver rectangular cigarette case with rounded sides and corners is comprised of two equal halves connected by hinge with snap shutter. The lids of the cigarette case are decorated with carved eight-petal rosette located in the center, enclosed in double-lined frame ornately shaped frame with floral patterns. One of the frames is with niello background. Four-petal rosettes on niello background are on the lid corners. The composition is bordered by rectangular niello frame, ornated with carved zigzag pattern. Silver button is in the snap shutter.