FINE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND NIELLO CIRCULAR BOX ALEXANDER SHILIN
VELIKIY USTYUG, 1816
The slip-on cover with a plan of the town of Arkhangel'sk, the sides with a view of the town from the quayside, both plan and view keyed to descriptions on the base, the base also with the Cyrillic monogram, A. Ya. P. on a mantle clasped by putti, the cover and base with bright-cut borders. Sold accompanied by a translation.