Silver Cigar Box

Box, Cigar

Creator:

Werner, T.

Date:

1896 - 1908

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

W 5.125 in x H 3 in x D 4 in

Accession Number:

47.87

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Silver cigarette box, rectangular with rounded corners, on four ball feet. Engraved Art Nouveau floral designs inside whiplash curve frames. In top right of lid is engraved monogram АИЛ. On inside of lid inscription: Глубоко уважаемому | Авксентiю Ивановичу Лучинскому | на | добрую память | отъ сослуживцевъ | 1878-1908 ("To the highly-esteemed Avksentii Ivanovich Luchinskii as a memento from his co-workers" ). Round thumbpiece and latch.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: kokoshik facing left, AB in circle; T. WERNER i Ska in rectangle; anchor.