For your consideration is a rare and important Russian Imperial Silver 84 Cigarette Case / Tobacco / Snuff Vesta Box. Hallmarked for Russian Imperial 84 Silver kokoshnik standard.
Makers mark / workmaster silversmith initials for Fyedor Sirnikov. 14K gold (56 zolotniks) thumbpiece gemset with a natural cabochon ruby. This case is fully hallmarked on both pannels with an inscription in Russian, c. Art Deco motifs and designs. Light surface wear, commensurate with age, use, and rarity.Measures 11 cm x 8.0 cm x 1.5 cm. Gilt / gold wash interior. Gold wash accents applied to Deco starburst design / pattern. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "galleryoff5th" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.