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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    A porcelain tea-service

    BY THE KORNILOV BROTHERS FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, THE CUPS AND SAUCERS BY THE GARDNER FACTORY, MOSCOW, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A porcelain tea-service
    by the Kornilov Brothers Factory, St. Petersburg, the cups and saucers by the Gardner Factory, Moscow, second quarter 19th century
    The scalloped circular design with flowers painted on white ground cartouches on green ground with gilt scrolls, borders and handles, comprising a tea pot, covered two-handled sugar bowl, milk-jug, bowl and twelve cups and saucers, the covers and sugar bowl with shaped foliate scroll handles, marked under bases
    The tea pot 5¼ in. (13.4 cm.) high (15)


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