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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 351

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL VODKA BEAKER OF TUMBLER FORM,

    MARK OF SK (CYRILLIC), ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1880,

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    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER & CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL VODKA BEAKER OF TUMBLER FORM,
    MARK OF SK (Cyrillic), ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1880,
    Enamelled in Cyrillic letters in red, white, lime green & 3 shades of blue Pey vino veselit ono" translating as "Drink wine, it will give you good cheer", below this a band of Pan-Slavic decoration, gilt interior, 2 in. high (5 cm.), 2.5 oz.


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