26 November 2014
PARTIALLY OBLITERATED MAKER’S MARK, POSSIBLY FOR IVAN KHLEBNIKOV BENEATH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1887, 88 STANDARD
12 by 8 cm.
Of rounded rectangular form, the lid enamelled with an architectural drawing of the Hotel Continental on Neglinka in Moscow, designed by A. Beloyartsev and approved for construction by the Minister of Internal Affairs D. Tolstoy and dated 12th February 1887, the thumbpiece set with a cabochon ruby.
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.