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Russian Antique Silver Niello Commemorative Box celebrating Victory in the War of 1812

Russian Antique Silver Niello Commemorative Box celebrating Victory in the War of 1812

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Russian silver niello and silver gilt box celebrating the Russian victory in the war of 1812  in which Tsar Alexander I, who reigned from 1801-1825, engineered Napoleon’s ignominious retreat from Moscow.

Russian, ca. 1818
Dimensions: 3-3/8 x 2-5/8 x 5/8 inches

$22,000

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