A Russian Gold, Enamel, and Jeweled Pencil Holder, circa 1910
Of flattened rectangular form, enameled in translucent oyster over a wavy guilloché ground, with laurel-chased border, the top applied with multiple colored hardstones en cabochon
marked with initials A.A., presumably for Andrei Adler, and 56 standard. Initialed T. N., apparently for Grand Duchess Tatiana Nicholaevna, and with commemorative gift inscription June 2, 1910-1913. With fitted holly wood box.
Length 2 1/2 in.