Grachev Russian Silver Enamel Case 1900

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Brand

Grachev Brothers

Condition

Pre-owned, Used

Color

Blue, Red, White

Material

Enamel, Silver

Weight

155 grams

Size

Small

Measurements

2.5"H x 4.25"W x 7/8"D

Metal

Silver

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The initials AP, a mark that appears frequently on Grachev's enameled pieces, are thought to be those of Alexander Feodorovich Petrov (?-1904), who was one of the chief enamelers for the firm of Fabergé after 1895. The skill of the enameling on this case suggests that it certainly should be attributed to him. These are absolutely sublime, the craftsmanship is exquisite, it would take me a hundred years to try and do this kind of work, you have hundreds and hundreds of small mosaic style individual sections which have been carefully sculpted, then cast in the Cloisonne technique with enamel The main body is solid silver, its 84 grade Russian silver and has the 84 stamped alone with the sideways facing head. This dates to 1880, it’s a very large cigarette case for the era, it would fit todays cigarettes with ease, most likely it was used for small cigars In 1866, Gavriil Petrovich Grachev established a silversmith firm in St. Petersburg. After Gavriil's death in 1873, the business was continued by his sons Mikhail, Alexei, Grigorii, Simeon, Nikolai, Gavriil, Petr and Ivan, and thereafter became known as 'Grachev Brothers'.

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    Description:

    Grachev Russian Silver Enamel Case 1900

    A Russian gilded silver, cloisonné, and guilloché enamel cigarette case

    by Grachev Brothers, St. Petersburg

    The case is rectangular in shape, and features a geometric floral forget-me-not design on its exterior, made from cloisonne enamel on silver gilt.

    The interior of the box is silver gilt and the exterior of the lid features a makers mark, a cyrillic monogram reading ‘Grachev / AP’, marks for St Petersburg, the 84 standard mark and the double headed eagle signifying that the Grachev brothers were suppliers to the Russian court.

    Antique Russian Silver Enamel Cigarette Case.

    • Artist / Maker Grachev Brothers of St. Petersburg Russia (founded in 1866)
    • Country of Origin Russian
    • Date of Manufacture Late 19th Century
    • Period Late 19th Century
    • Hallmarked/Monogram: Makers mark.
    • Measurement: 2 1/2″ Height x 4.25″ x 7/8″.
    • Style Royal / Monarchy, Russian Interest
    • Materials Enamel – Cloisonné, Silver-gilt, Turquoise stones
    • Condition: In good condition, Consistent with age and wear as seen in images.
    • Total Weight: 155 grams
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