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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 324

    A 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL SPOON,

    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, "91" STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1872,

    Price Realised  

    A 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL SPOON,
    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, "91" STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1872,
    The ovoid bowl engraved with portrait of Peter the Great, highlighted with black enamel, crown, orb, sceptre & sword laid out in front of him, overhead a turquoise label with gilt Cyrillic inscription translating as "Tsar & Great Prince Petr Aleksandrovitch", the knopped stem with red enamel crosslets on white ground, small red & white lozenge motifs & turquoise & black decoration, 7 in. long (17.8 cm.), 2.5 oz.


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