Antique Russian Imperial 840 Gilt Silver & Niello Snuff Box Circa 1886 Moscow
Present your best items with Auctiva's FREE Scrolling Gallery. Antique Russian Imperial 840 Silver & Niello Snuff Box Circa 1886 of rectangular form, antique Russian Imperial 840 standard silver and niello snuff box, hand decorated with the zig-zag frame ornaments centered with niello scenic plaque depicting street view of Moscow buildings, set with-in scrolling leaf like side designed hand hammered ground. The back panel decorated with Slavic zig-zag motif & checker board design with each side ornamented with criss-cross ornaments.
Gild interior, extra clean, each element hallmarked. Overall very good condition, no damage to niello, slight dent to the right side of the box.
Very Pleasant Design & Has an Excellent Feel Primarily Due to Well Preserved Condition marked: 84 standard silver, circa 1886, IG Moscow, assay mark B. Cyrillics length 2.8 in. The item "Antique Russian Imperial 840 Gilt Silver & Niello Snuff Box Circa 1886 Moscow" is in sale since Tuesday, October 20, 2015.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "zagaguly" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: 840 Standard Silver
- Maker: Imperial Maker
- Type: snuff box
- Age: 1886