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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1765

    A GROUP OF FIVE RUSSIAN SILVER & SILVER-GILT TEA GLASS HOLDERS,

    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS, MOSTLY LATE 19TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF FIVE RUSSIAN SILVER & SILVER-GILT TEA GLASS HOLDERS,
    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS, MOSTLY LATE 19TH CENTURY,
    Comprising: one engraved in Cyrillic letters "Peyte na zdorovye" ("Drink to your health"), the front engraved with a fringed tea towel, Moscow, 1892, another with onion-lobed sides below pierced floral panels, Moscow, 1864, another on 4 foliate feet, embossed with floral spray around sides, 1896/1908, another with applied troika to one side, reverse side monogrammed, 1896/1908, & a silver-gilt example with square base, monogrammed & engraved with floral sprays, 1896/1908, 22 oz. (5)


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