A 19thC Russian silver niello box

Estimate: $425

Lot Description

A 19thC Russian silver niello box, the lid decorated with featured town buildings and radiating sky, framed by a geometric repeating design, a vacant cartouche conforming to the base, push-button lid release, stamped marks for the assay master Viktor Vasilyevich Savinsky, 1884 and other marks, some losses to the niello. 105 x 65 x 25mm.