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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    A parcel-gilt tea-pot

    MOSCOW, 1775, UNRECORDED MAKER'S MARK CYRILLIC A.D.R.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A parcel-gilt tea-pot
    Moscow, 1775, unrecorded maker's mark Cyrillic A.D.R.
    Circular on tapering stepped foot, repoussé, chased and engraved on each side with an eagle amongst flowers and scrolls, with trellis, rocaille and foliate scroll cartouche around the foliate and scroll detailed spout, the detachable cover with floral scrolls and rocaille around the wooden finial and similar details with ermine ground to the wooden handle mounts, marked under cover and base
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high
    15.33 oz. (476.8 gr.)


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    Please note the weight of this lot is :
    15.33 oz. (476.8 gr.) gross