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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    A Parcel-Gilt Silver and Cloisonné Enamel Charka

    MARKED OVCHINNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WITH INDISTINCT TOWN AND DATE MARK, MOSCOW, PROBABLY 1896-1908, WITH FRENCH IMPORT MARK

    Price Realised  

    A Parcel-Gilt Silver and Cloisonné Enamel Charka
    Marked Ovchinnikov with the Imperial warrant, with indistinct town and date mark, Moscow, probably 1896-1908, with French import mark
    The hemispherical bowl on a domed foot, with a shaped flat handle, decorated with panels enclosing varicolor enameled stylized foliate and geometric motifs on a stippled ground, beneath a border enameled with varicolor flowerheads and scrolling foliage and set at intervals with amethyst, garnet and chalcedony cabochons, marked under foot and handle
    5½ inches (14 cm) long


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