Unique Imperial Russian Silver Gilded Box Author`s work. Julius Alexander Rappoport, originally Isak Abramovich, was a Lithuanian silversmith and Fabergé workmaster. Rappoport was born in Kovno, Lithuania in 1851.Julius Rappoport opened his first own workshop in St. Petersburg at Ekateriniski Canal in 1883, then he moved to Moscow to become a Fabergé workmaster.
Trained in Berlin, he was one of Fabergé's rare craftsmen of Jewish origin. His maker's mark was I.
He belonged from 1886 to 1908 to four "workmasters", the main leaders of Fabergé workshops. He is best known for his naturalistic animal figures (massive silver casts), but he also executed special commissions for the Imperial Family, the Imperial Cabinet and noble families Yusupov an others. He made many individual figures, which circa 1908 retailed in Moscow, also silver enamel decorated Eggs made in St.His master mark was on the articles: I. Unique Imperial Russian Silver Gilded Cigarette Box Author`s work I. Hand curved, very beautiful with gilded Coat of Army on the Top of the Box! Inside is marked and on the Clip 88 Faberge Solid Silver. Inside also has one Label an officer of the Pavlovian military Regiment for Award.
Measures: 11 cm x 8 cm x 1 cm (4.33in x 3.14 in x 0.79 inch) Weight: 159.9 grams Unique design and very beautiful Item! This product will be packaged very carefully and safely. % off lesser priced items when possible. Check out our E bay Store for quality tools, collectibles, electronics, jewelry, books and many other valuables.We are located in Europa-Bulgaria. All auctions must be paid in full within 1-3 days of ending. Again, we try to be as accurate as possible when listing, but nobody is perfect, so if you are unhappy for any reason please let us know. Please be advised ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Please be advised that pictures are part of the description.
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