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A late nineteenth century Russian silver cigarette case, the oblong form florally engraved with monogram engraving and opening to a silver-gilt interior. Russian assay marks for Moscow 1895 and the Latin maker's mark MA. Maximum height measuring 3 1/2 inches (9 cm), weight 4.8 ozt (150 grams).
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Clasp a little loose. Wear to gilding. Russian assay marks clear and legible.