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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 474

    A PARCEL-GILT SILVER SUGAR BOWL AND COVER

    MAKER’S MARK OF IAKOV MASLENNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1759

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PARCEL-GILT SILVER SUGAR BOWL AND COVER
    MAKER’S MARK OF IAKOV MASLENNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1759
    Circular, with fluted sides, on tapering foot, with two handles and fluted cover, the body repoussé and chased with rocaille scrolls, the cover surmounted by a bud-shaped finial, the body engraved with Cyrillic initials ‘EG’ beneath an Imperial crown, interior gilt, marked under base, on cover and handles
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high
    16.25 oz. (505.3 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SWISS COLLECTION (LOTS 82-107, 301-317 & 461-493)