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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 247

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER OF ARCHITECTURAL FORM,

    MARK OF T.H (SANS SERIF), ST.PETERSBURG, 1886,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER OF ARCHITECTURAL FORM,
    MARK OF T.H (sans serif), ST.PETERSBURG, 1886,
    The front applied with the doorway of a traditional Russian house, monogrammed at centre & with steps leading down, either side applied with windows with a moujik & his wife peering out, engraved bands to top & bottom, plain angular handle, base inscribed with a series of Cyrillic initials, probably of the various donors & date "10/XI/1888", ALSO a spoon en suite, mark of P.D (Cyrillic), St. Petersburg, circa 1886, with faceted stem, monogrammed bowl & moujik finial, gilt interior to bowl, 8 oz. (2)


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