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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 253

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER NOVELTY BELL,

    MARK OF K.B, ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER NOVELTY BELL,
    MARK OF K.B, ST.PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890,
    Modelled as a weight marked "1.F", the initial in Cyrillic, 2½ in. high (6.2 cm.), 2 oz.


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    Post Lot Text

    The Imperial Russian weight 1 funt equalled 963 zolotniks & was equivalent to 12 ounces (409.3 gms.)