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    Sale 5266

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

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1784

    A GROUP OF TWELVE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER/SILVER-GILT/NIELLO SPOONS, TONGS & LADLES,

    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS,

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    A GROUP OF TWELVE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER/SILVER-GILT/NIELLO SPOONS, TONGS & LADLES,
    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS,
    Comprising a spoon with niello architectural view within scrollwork surround, spiral twist stem & knop finial, Moscow, probably 1883, another parcel-gilt spoon with foliate engraving encircled by Cyrillic engraving, Moscow, 1884, another similar with decorative cartouche, Moscow, 1893, two silver-gilt & niello fiddle pattern teaspoons with foliate scrollwork, Moscow, 1846/47, 2 sifter spoons, 2 sauce ladles, Riga, 1880/86, 2 pairs of sugar tongs & another parcel-gilt spoon with floral double cartouche on checkered bowl, Moscow, 1866, 19.75 oz. (12)


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