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* A Soviet-Era Russian Silver Cigarette Case
Maker's Mark Cyrillic L3, St. Petersburg, First Half 20th Century
the lid centered with a hammer and sickle within a red enameled star and the letter X, over the Cyrillic abbreviation GDKVM for the sporting ensemble The Old and New Guards.
marked with '875' standard on interior lid and base
7 ozt 2 dwts
Width 4 1/8 inches.
Estimate $ 600-800

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

In overall good condition.
Moderate surface scratching throughout consistent with polishing and use. Lid opens and closes smoothly. 'X' decoration on lid exterior attached to body with rivets which are visible on interior. Other letters on case exterior without visible rivets. Additional images available upon request.


For information please contact genevieveking@lesliehindman.com

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A Soviet-Era Russian Silver Cigarette Case

Estimate $600 - $800Apr 19, 2018