Antique Russian Silver Niello Snuff Box, Nikolaì Lukich Dubrovin 1824

by Louis Wine

Fine Russian Silver Niello Snuff Box, assayer Nikolaì Lukich Dubrovin 1824. The hinged cover decorated with the Bronze Horseman, Peter The Great on rock against stippled scale work background with foliate surround and inscribed with Cyrillic Peter 1 Petro Primo Catharina 2, the base with military trophies. The interior gilded with marks for assayer Nikolaì Lukich Dubrovin .. Ref: Verzeichnis Der Russischen Gold und Silbermarken P 42 No 613, Moscow 1824 on interior base and cover, makers mark AK and French 1st standard guarantee Minerva and crab marks to flange. Measures: 8.20 x 5.70 x 1.59 cm. Weight: 117.08 grams.

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Description

Fine Russian Silver Niello Snuff Box, assayer Nikolaì Lukich Dubrovin 1824. The hinged cover decorated with the Bronze Horseman, Peter The Great on rock against stippled scale work background with foliate surround and inscribed with Cyrillic Peter 1 Petro Primo Catharina 2, the base with military trophies. The interior gilded with marks for assayer Nikolaì Lukich Dubrovin .. Ref: Verzeichnis Der Russischen Gold und Silbermarken P 42 No 613, Moscow 1824 on interior base and cover, makers mark AK and French 1st standard guarantee Minerva and crab marks to flange. Measures: 8.20 x 5.70 x 1.59 cm. Weight: 117.08 grams.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.