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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 224

    A large silver kovsh

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 1331

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A large silver kovsh
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908, with scratched inventory number 1331
    The oval body chased and engraved with a guilloche design around the rim, the prow formed as a bearded warrior, engraved beneath A.M.B., the raised and flattened handle chased and engraved with floral strapwork scrolls in a simulated rope-work border, marked under base
    14½ in. (36.7 cm.) long
    34.65 oz. (1,077 gr.)


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