27 May 2012
MARK OF V. GORDON, MAKER’S MARK OF RUDOLF WEIDE IN CYRILLIC, ST PETERSBURG, 84 STANDARD, 1908–1917 .
10 by 16 cm.
Rectangular form with reeded sides, the hinged lid with sunburst pattern radiating from a central cabochon sapphire mounted with gold, the thumb-piece set likewise with a cabochon sapphire, the inside of the lid inscribed “With many thanks from Elsa Brändstrom”.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.