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    Description

    Large Russian-Style Silvered and Enameled Ormolu Paperknife
    20th century

    The handle decorated with pearl-set cipher of Tsar Nicholas II on blue guilloché ground set with two small diamonds on either side, surmounted by a Romanov crown, the blade engraved POMNI in Russian-15 in. long, in fitted leather silk-lined box

    Provenance:
    St. Petersburg Shop, Paris


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2008
    24th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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