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