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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 816

    A FINE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SPOON

    MARK OF 11TH ARTEL, 1908/17

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SPOON
    MARK OF 11TH ARTEL, 1908/17
    The fig-shaped bowl with shaded enamel flowers on powder blue ground with inner richly gilt border of chain-work and outer border of emerald green with scarlet pebble motifs and gilt beads interrupted by alternate cream and purple discs with gold rope-work whorls and green and pale blue beads thereon, the spiral-twist stem with enamelled cylindrical section and fluted enamel cracker-shaped finial
    6¾ in. (17.3 cm.) long


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    Saleroom Notice

    The illustration for this lot has been incorrectly numbered 819 in the printed catalogue but is correct on the web.