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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 689

    A GROUP OF EIGHT RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SALTS

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS

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    A GROUP OF EIGHT RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SALTS
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS
    Comprising one by Pavel Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1881, also bearing later control marks, decorated with floral roundels between bands of alternate dark blue and turquoise tongue motifs; another probably by Ivan Krutikov, 1908/17, with later Soviet control marks, decorated with scrolling flowers and stylised bunches of grapes, on ball feet; and six other small salts, one in shaded enamels on cream ground, the other five in traditional colours (8)


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