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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 103

    A large parcel-gilt stopa

    CYRILLIC MARK OF MIKHAIL KLUSHIN, MOSCOW, 1745

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A large parcel-gilt stopa
    Cyrillic mark of Mikhail Klushin, Moscow, 1745
    Circular of tapering form, on spreading foot, the body embossed, chased and engraved with floral scrolls, marked under base
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high
    11.68 oz. (364,4 gr.)


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    For a similar 18th century parcel-gilt beaker, see:
    Alexander von Solodkov, Russian Gold and Silver, London, 1981, p. 17, illustration no. 22 and 23.

    Exhibition catalogue, Splendeurs de Russie Mille ans d'orfevrerie, Paris, Museé du Petit Palais, 1993, page 171, no. 106, illustrated.

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