logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
This listing has sold.

Russian Alexander I oval lacquer snuffbox

Sold on LiveAuctioneers

item-61682004=1
item-61682004=2
item-61682004=3
item-61682004=4
Russian Alexander I oval lacquer snuffbox

Lot 0060 Details

Description
An early Russian black lacquer snuff box with a portrait miniature of Emperor Alexander I, circa 1815. The slip-on lid with a bust-length portrait of the emperor in uniform based on the original by Stepan Shchukin (1758-1828), the tsar depicted wearing the sash of the Order of St Andrew First Called, the Order of St George IV Class, and a star, most likely the Star of the Prussian Order of the Black Eagle, a cloudy sky visible in the background, the miniature within a gilt border, the interior of the lid with the mark 'St' in red. Diameter: 3 3/4" (9.5 cm).
Condition
Overall very good antique condition. Miniature with excellent color and little apparent fading, the strut slightly bent (but easily repairable).
Buyer's Premium
  • 25%

Russian Alexander I oval lacquer snuffbox

Estimate $2,000 - $2,500
May 10, 2018
Starting Price $1,800
Get pre-approved to bid live.
Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
See Policy for Shipping
Ships fromRedmond, WA, United States
Accepts seamless payments through LiveAuctioneers
John Atzbach Antiques

John Atzbach Antiques

Redmond, WA, USA
340 Followers
logo
www.liveauctioneers.com
item

0060: Russian Alexander I oval lacquer snuffbox

Lot Passed
0 Bids
Est. $2,000 - $2,500Starting Price $1,800
Russian Works of Art and Imperial Memorabilia
Thu, May 10, 2018 11:00 AM EDT
Buyer's Premium 25%

Lot 0060 Details

Description
...
An early Russian black lacquer snuff box with a portrait miniature of Emperor Alexander I, circa 1815. The slip-on lid with a bust-length portrait of the emperor in uniform based on the original by Stepan Shchukin (1758-1828), the tsar depicted wearing the sash of the Order of St Andrew First Called, the Order of St George IV Class, and a star, most likely the Star of the Prussian Order of the Black Eagle, a cloudy sky visible in the background, the miniature within a gilt border, the interior of the lid with the mark 'St' in red. Diameter: 3 3/4" (9.5 cm).
Condition
...
Overall very good antique condition. Miniature with excellent color and little apparent fading, the strut slightly bent (but easily repairable).

Contacts

John Atzbach Antiques
425-271-8950
15127 NE 24th Street, Suite 118
Redmond, WA 98052
USA
LiveAuctioneers Support
info@liveauctioneers.com
iphoneandroidPhone
BACK TO TOP