A small collection of Russian silver, comprising a pair of nielloed napkin rings, indistinct maker's mark, Kiev 1908–1917, 84 standard; a cigarette case, two match box holders and a letter knife with filigree-work. Together with af Finish Samorodok silver cigarette case, gilt interior, maker Kultakeskus Oy, Hämeenlinna/Tavasteshus 1933. Weight excl. smallest match box holder 325 g. L. 4.5–12 cm. (7).
Provenance: Acquired by the father-in-law of the seller while working for the Great Northern Telegraph Company and lived in St. Petersburg before and after the Russian Revolution in 1917.