P.A. Ovchinnikov - Late 19th century

Description
P.A. Ovchinnikov - Late 19th century
Russia

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

Dimensions -
Size : 9.4 x 5.5 x 2 cm
Weight : 120 grams

Lot details
Designer/ Artist
P.A. Ovchinnikov
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
9.4 cm
Weight
120 g
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