1 of 8 images

Silver 875 Russian Cigarette Case Etched Engraved Picture Moscow Kremlin, 1877


Gorgeous silver 875 cigarette box / case with etched and engraved picture covering lid: It shows the Kremlin in Moscow: The Moscow Kremlin, usually referred to as the Kremlin, is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west. It is the best known of the kremlins (Russian citadels) and includes five palaces, four cathedrals, and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. Also within this complex is the Grand Kremlin Palace. The complex serves as the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation. Additionally, surface of this rectangular cigarette case having rounded edges is ornamented with pattern showing tiny squares covering case's outer wall completely. Finally, the case is gilded inside.   Hallmarked: 1) Moscow Assay Office Mark of 1877 2) Number 84 which means SILVER 84 ZOLOTNIKI (= SILVER 875) 3) Sign of Master Alexander Yegarov / active 1868 - 1897 in Moscow Bibliography: Geoffrey Watts, Russian Silversmiths' Hallmarks (1700 to 1917), London 2006, pages 60 & 95.   Measures: 11.0 x 6.5 cm / 4.33 x 2.55 inches Height: 3.0 cm / 1.18 inches Silver weight: 154 grams / 5.42 oz (UK) / 4.95 troy ounces  Condition: Excellent  (there aren't any damages, any scratches, any dents etc. Existing / hinges are in best condition, too / the box closes properly).


  • Creator
    Alexander Yegarov (Manufacturer)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Condition
    Excellent. there aren't any damages - any scratches, any dents etc. - existing / hinges are in best condition, too / the box closes properly.
  • Dimensions

    H 1.18 in. x W 4.33 in. x D 2.55 in.

    H 3 cm x W 11 cm x D 6.48 cm

  • Seller location
    Vienna, AT
  • Reference number

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
1stdibs seller since 2013
Typical response time: 5 hrs
Located in Vienna, AT
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Silver Russian Stirrup Cup Dog Head by Samuel A...
Russian Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Silver 875 Russian stirrup cup shaped as lovely dog head -- dated 1856 (= year's mark impressed) -- silver 875 (= 84 zolotniki) -- branded by St. Petersburg Town Mark -- master...
Silver 925 & 800 Sterling Set of Six Charger Pl...
Italian Sterling Silver
Set of six elegant charger plates having smooth surface Measure: Diameter: 9.84 & 10.03 inches (= 25.0 & 25.5 cm) Height: 0.39 inch (= 1.0 cm) manufactured circa 1970-1980   Ha...
WMF Art Nouveau Silver-Plated Double Picture Ph...
WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik
Austrian Sterling Silver
WMF ART NOUVEAU NICEST DOUBLE PICTURE PHOTOGRAPH FRAME MADE CIRCA 1900 / 05 SILVER-PLATED METAL FRAME This superb frame is of breathtaking appearance - it is manufactured i...
Silver 36-Piece Flatware Fish Cutlery, French M...
French Sterling Silver
Gorgeous French cutlery service for fish/flatware/dinnerware consisting of 36 pieces. Most elegant design handles as well as knife blades and forks' teeth are made of silver/hallmar...
You May Also Like
Russian Tsarist Silver Cigarette Case
Russian Sterling Silver
Russian Tsarist silver cigarette case.
Russian Tsarist Silver Cigarette Case
Russian Sterling Silver
Russian Tsarist silver cigarette case.
Large silver cigarette case, c. 1930
Vatican Tobacco Accessories
Silver, Gilt Metal
An unusually large cigarette or cigarillo case, in Silver, the interior lemon-gilded with a retention band to hold the cigarillos in place, the spring release button marked 800. The ...
Russian Tsarist Silver and Gold Cigarette Case
Russian Sterling Silver
Russian Tsarist silver and gold cigarette case.
Krupski & Matulewicz Russian Tsarist Silver Cig...
Krupski & Matulewicz
Russian Sterling Silver
Krupski & Matulewicz Russian/Polish Tsarist silver cigarette case. This case has the Russian 84 hallmark for silver. KiM stands for KRUPSKI I MATULEWICZ. The firm of Wladyslaw Krupsk...
Russian Tsarist Silver Cigarette Card Case
Russian Tobacco Accessories
Gold, Silver, Opal
Russian tsarist silver cigarette case, silver with gold gilded interior and inset opal clasp, circa 1900.
Antique Russian Solid Silver Cigar Case, Moscow...
Antique Russian solid silver cigar case / cigar holder with room for two cigars. Russian marks for Moscow 1908-1926, (head in kokoshnik facing right and 84 in oval and women with kok...
Russian Tsarist Silver Cigarette Case
Russian Sterling Silver
Russian tsarist silver cigarette case.

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries