A CLOISONNE ENAMELLED SALT CELLAR AND A SIMILAR SNUFF BOX

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The former with maker’s mark in Cyrillic IS in oval, the latter indistinct, both Moscow, 1899-1908. The salt cellar circular and gilt-lined, the walls decorated overall with vari-coloured flowers and foliage over a cream and blue background; the snuff box of octagonal form and with similar enamelling, the cover with a circular enamelled panel painted with a bee amongst flowers and surrounded by pale blue enamel border.