For your consideration is a rare and important solid 84 silver Imperial Russian Cigarette / Vesta case with niello silver black and silver pattern. Very elegant with good weight.
This rare antique Russian cigarette case / Vesta is original and genuine to the period. Appropriate hallmarks for imperial Russian 84 silver assay standard and workmaster marks, as pictured. Weight is 95.34 grams. Measures 92mm x 55mm x 26mm.
Very minor dings and scratches that do not detract from the beauty or overall condition of the case, as pictured. Fully hallmarked in two places. Hinge is tight; however, top and bottom do not align perfectly, which is the result of light prior use. This is quite common for these pieces.
The item "Rare Antique Imperial 84 Russian Niello Silver Cigarette Vesta Case Horse Sleigh" is in sale since Monday, May 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "galleryoff5th" and is located in New York, New York.This item can be shipped worldwide.