Bogatyr Cigarette Case

Case, Cigarette

Creator:

Tsivkin, V.

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver, Gems and Gold

Dimensions:

H 3.875 in x W 2.75 in x D 0.75 in

Accession Number:

35.87

Credit Line:

Gift. Averskaia, Zinaida

Description

Silver cigarette case. Rounded rectangular form. On hinged lid in repoussed and chased bearded bogatyr's head, with seven clear gems set into his helmet's band. In center of lid is gold thmbpiece.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: ni, kokoshnik facing right, 84 in oval; B ЦИВКИН in rectangle; kokoshnik in mallet.