brand
Revere Auctions
Live Auction

June Day 2: Fine Art & Americana

Thu, Jun 16, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 566A

Russian Silver Cigar Box Aleksandr Delman

Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000

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 silver trompe l'oeil cigar box, circa 1893, parcel gilt and decorated along the exterior with a wood grain design in low relief. Further decorated with engraved decoration and inscriptions along the lid. Maker's mark of Aleksandr Delman (Russian, 1880-1905). Further marked with the Moscow city mark, 84 standard, and assayer's mark of Lev Fridrikhovitch Oleks, dated 1893.

Provenance: Property from the distinguished collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Height: 2 1/4 in x width: 7 1/2 in x depth: 4 1/2 in. Weight: 29.65 Troy oz.