RUSSIAN SILVER STANDING SALT
St. Petersburg, 1856
The lobed, circular body with an undulating border interspersed with foliate motifs; the support flaring to form a lobed, circular base. Together with a Caucasian silver and niello cigarette case decorated on the top with a shaped panel depicting ships in a harbor with buildings in the background, the bottom with a floral panel, both within checker-pattern reserves. 2 pieces.