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Lot 0609
* A Soviet-Era Russian Silver Cigarette Case
Maker's Mark Obscured, Moscow, Early to Mid-20th Century
the lid worked to show symbols of International Socialism, the underside with a presentation inscription to Lt. General Tastilovico.
marked with '875' on interior lid and base
6 ozt 4 dwts gross
Width 4 1/8 inches.
Estimate $ 1,000-1,500

Property from the Collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Case in overall good, stable condition
Moderate surface scratching throughout consistent with polishing and use. Lid opens and closes smoothly, interior bands replaced. Exterior decoration fastened to lid with rivets which are visible on lid interior. Uncertain of originality of red enamel decoration.

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For information please contact genevieveking@lesliehindman.com

Starting Bid

$500.00

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A Soviet-Era Russian Silver Cigarette Case

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Apr 19, 2018