• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5810

    Russian Art

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 48

    A CUT, SILVERED AND GILT WINE GLASS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS BAKHMETEV GLASS FACTORY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CUT, SILVERED AND GILT WINE GLASS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS BAKHMETEV GLASS FACTORY
    Of drawn trumpet form, the bowl fluted to the lower half, the upper half gilt with 'c' scrolls forming cartouches enclosing silvered flower bouquets, the interior gilt, the stem cut with diamond facets
    6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high


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