685
685
Grand Duke Constantine Constantinovich: An Imperial Presentation silver cigarette case, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1879
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
685
Grand Duke Constantine Constantinovich: An Imperial Presentation silver cigarette case, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1879
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Grand Duke Constantine Constantinovich: An Imperial Presentation silver cigarette case, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1879
reeded surface, the lid applied with a cypher of entwining C's enclosing an Imperial crown, the end with vesta compartment, blue and white tinder cord, struck with maker's mark GK (Cyrillic), 84 standard
width: 9.8cm, 3 7/8 in.
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Provenance

Given by HIH Grand Duke Constantine Constantinovich (1858-1915) to HIRH The German Crown Princess Cecilie, Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1886-1954)

Thence by descent

Catalogue Note

The giver and receiver of this gift were first cousins once removed, sharing descent from Emperor Nicholas I.

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