A Russian jeweled, gold-mounted gilded silver and guilloché enamel table box, Ivan Britzin, Saint Petersburg, circa 1899-1908. The hinged lid of the square box enameled sky blue over a sunburst engine-turned ground, the sides enameled over wavy engine-turning, the cover applied with chased gold interwoven laurel bands centering a circular shield engraved with a monogram, the front of the lid with a jeweled thumbpiece with chased laurel band, the border of the lid and the base with a gilded silver border chased with leaf tips, the case of good gauge and weight, and the interior gilded. Dimensions: 1 1/2 h. x 3 1/2 w. x 3 5/8 d. in. (3.8 x 8.9 x 9.3 cm).
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