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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 224

    A 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL ASHTRAY IN THE FORM OF A BAST SHOE,

    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, ST.PETERSBURG, 1878,

    Price Realised  

    A 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL ASHTRAY IN THE FORM OF A BAST SHOE,
    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, ST.PETERSBURG, 1878,
    Gilt interior, a cord across the shoe forming a cigarette rest, 6 in. long (15.5 cm.), 12 oz.


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