UNUSUAL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT BOX
Alexander Mukhin, Moscow, 1878, of square section, the front inscribed in Cyrillic with the name of a manufacturer below the Russian Imperial eagle, the reverse with, 'No. 4,' and the sides with the words, 'cabinet and 'spirit,' in Cyrillic, all on a sunburst ground, the interior later fitted with an inkwell. Together with a silver-gilt Salt Cellar in the form of a sack, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1868. 2 pieces.