733
733
A commemorative enamel snuff box, circa 1760
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
733
A commemorative enamel snuff box, circa 1760
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

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A commemorative enamel snuff box, circa 1760
the lid painted with the 1759 victory of the Russian army under the command of General Saltykov over Prussian forces at the Battle of Kunersdorf, inscribed in Cyrillic, the sides with military trophies, the interior of the lid with a portrait of Elizabeth Petrovna within inscription 'God save Elizaveta I the Empress of all Russia', wavy gilt-metal mounts
width: 8cm, 3 1/8 in.
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Catalogue Note

For a nearly identical example, see Christie's London, 30 November 2005, lot 35.

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons

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