Revere Auctions
Live Auction

Hello Spring!

Tue, Mar 21, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 372

Russian Engraved Gilt Silver w/ Enamel Case

Estimate: $700 - $1,400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000

Russian gilt silver and enameled cigarette case. Marked with an 84 Kokoshnik and a maker's mark along two sides. Engraved along the interior of the case in Cyrillic.

Provenance: Property from the distinguished collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Height: 3 1/2 in x width: 2 1/2 in x depth: 3/4 in. Weight: 137.1g.


The item is in good condition in general with no major losses, cracks, or visible dents. Light wear throughout. Throughout the piece, there are scattered areas of enamel loss. There are several white enamels that are discolored light yellow. Light oxidation as expected. Along the interior, there is adhesive residue as shown in the listing image. No visible sign of restoration when inspected under UV light. The case opens smoothly and clasps well. The case stays shut when clasped.

Available payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Diners
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • Union Pay