A RUSSIAN SILVER AND TURQUOISE-SET SCUPTURAL WATCH STAND, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1857

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A miniature representation of the monument to Minin and Pozharsky, the base set with turquoises, the front with a door holding a watch, Swiss, circa 1840, the reverse of which is enameled with flowers, the door opening to reveal a tableau of worshippers before an icon of the Mother of God, the base inscribed, `Fulda, Moscow, 1857.