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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 69

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SALTS

    MARK OF VASILII SEMENOV, MOSCOW, 1896

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL SALTS
    MARK OF VASILII SEMENOV, MOSCOW, 1896
    On three ball feet, sides decorated with flower-heads and foliate sprays in green, white, purple, red and two shades of blue enamel, with turquoise blue bead borders; also a small silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh, by Ivan Saltykov, 1896/1908, sides with polychrome enamel flowers and foliage between turquoise blue bead borders
    the salts, 2½ in. (6.4 cm.) diameter (3)


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