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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 321

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE SPOON,

    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, "88" STANDARD, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880,

    Price Realised  

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE SPOON,
    MARK OF IVAN CHLEBNIKOV, "88" STANDARD, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880,
    Of heavy gauge, with ovoid bowl, tapering stem with disc at centre & terminating in a larger disc with dark brown "petals", decorated with flowers in red, white, turquoise & very dark brown on a bright dark blue ground around a central silver-gilt reserve engraved with initial "S", the stem with geometric designs, 8 in. long (20.3 cm.).


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