Antique Russian silver & cloisonné enamel cigarette case.
Maker : P.A. Ovchinnikov (П.А. Овчинников)
Hallmarked Russian silver, Moscow, circa 1890's, Maker's mark in Cyrillic (П.А. Овчинников).
Firm “P.A. Ovchinnikov ”, according to its significance and value estimates, is included in the first category of jewelers and gold and silver enterprises of pre-revolutionary Russia. As a master of silver, in 1851 Pavel Akimovich Ovchinnikov opens in Moscow, which later became the world-famous company producing gold and silver products. Repeatedly, the company was the executor of large government orders for the imperial court, and from the first year of its existence it was famous for its work
Size : 9.4 x 5.5 x 2 cm
Weight : 120 grams
- Designer/ Artist
- P.A. Ovchinnikov
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 9.4 cm
- 120 g