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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 168

    A parcel-gilt and enamelled tea-glass holder

    ST. PETERSBURG, 1884, UNRECORDED MAKER'S MARK T.H

    Price Realised  

    A parcel-gilt and enamelled tea-glass holder
    St. Petersburg, 1884, unrecorded maker's mark T.H
    On circular spreading foot, the cylindrical sides bright-cut engraved with strapwork and stylized foliage, the front applied with three horses' heads beneath an enamelled troika yoke, with reigns and fittings, with angular handle, gilt interior, marked under base
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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