Russian Niello Silver Cigarette Cheroot Case, Moscow 1887 Andrey Postnikov

by Louis Wine

Russian Niello Silver Cigarette Cheroot Case, Moscow 1887 Andrey Postnikov, assay master Alexander Romanov. Rectangular cushion form, decorated with Niello Moscow building and bridge scene on front, scroll foliate diamond diaper niello decoration surround, the base similarly decorated with vacant silver cartouche in centre. Measures: Approximately 4.00 x 2.5 x 1.00 inches. Item Weight: 125.19 grams.

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Russian Niello Silver Cigarette Cheroot Case, Moscow 1887 Andrey Postnikov, assay master Alexander Romanov. Rectangular cushion form, decorated with Niello Moscow building and bridge scene on front, scroll foliate diamond diaper niello decoration surround, the base similarly decorated with vacant silver cartouche in centre. Measures: Approximately 4.00 x 2.5 x 1.00 inches. Item Weight: 125.19 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.