AN UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND NIELLO SNUFF BOX
NO MAKER'S MARK, MOSCOW, 1806
Of gorget form, with stippled surfaces, cover & base with military trophies, narrow laurel leaf border, the cover with flush hinge, a pseudo-Persian inscription all around the sides, gilt interior.
3¼ in. wide (8.4 cm.)
4 oz. (124 gm.)