A silver and enamel mounted presentation desk portfolio

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St. Petersburg, 1892the leather portfolio with silver cover enriched with strapwork and centred with enamelled St. Petersburg city coat of arms against the crossed flags of Imperial Russia and the United States below inscription 'To the Christian Herald Represented by Reverend T. De Witt Talmage D.D. its Editor and Louis Klopsch Proprietor from the City of St. Petersburg, 1892', 84 standard; within original fitted retailer's case stamped 'Grachev, St. Petersburg' height: 38.5cm (15 3/16in).