Antique Russian Silver Niello Box Moscow 1895. Assayer Aleksandr Smirnov
Antique Russian Silver Niello Box Case, Moscow, 1895. Assayer Aleksandr Alekseyevich Smirnov, maker AE Cyrillic. Cover depicting the Bolshoi Theatre, base with niello diaperwork and foliage cornices centred by plain oval cartouche, push thumbpiece, gilded interior, original elastic bands. Very good condition. Measures: 3.40 x 3.00 x 0.50 inches. Item Weight: 128grams.