Two Russian Gilded Silver and Shaded Enamel Cases, circa 1900-1910
The first a cigarette case with Usolsk-style blooms against a stippled gilt ground surrounded by flowerheads and foliage against pea green, cream, and blue grounds, the second case enameled with stylized foliage, flowers, and birds, with blue hardstone thumbpiece
the cigarette case by D.P. Nikitin, Moscow, the second case struck with Cyrillic maker's mark ER only
Length of case 4 1/16 in.