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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 379

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & ENAMEL MATCH-BOX HOLDER,

    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, "88" STANDARD, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890,

    Price Realised  

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & ENAMEL MATCH-BOX HOLDER,
    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, "88" STANDARD, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890,
    The holder with turquoise panel decorated with dark blue quatrefoils, bands of powder blue leaf motifs & zig-zags, the bead-edged circular stand with floral medallions in traditional colours on dark blue ground filled with stylised flowers & foliage & edged with inner border of turquoise beads, 4¾ in. high (12 cm.).


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