A Russian Silver and Translucent Enamel Ashtray, Ivan Britsyn, St. Petersburg, circa 1910
Hexagonal with a tapering well, the enameled translucent salmon over a radiant guilloché ground, the aperture and border enameled opaque white with engraved and gilded decorative ridges. Held in fitted leather case of retailer Spink & Son Ltd.
with 1911 import mark for London
Diameter 3 1/4 in.