• Christie's Interiors  auction at Christies

    Sale 2190

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 259

    A RUSSIAN CUT GLASS DECANTER AND A STOPPER,

    THE DECANTER POSSIBLY IMPERIAL GLASS WORKS, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER II,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A RUSSIAN CUT GLASS DECANTER AND A STOPPER,
    THE DECANTER POSSIBLY IMPERIAL GLASS WORKS, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER II,
    the front with a reserve engraved with the crowned cipher of Emperor Alexander II, the reverse engraved with the Imperial double-headed eagle and the date '1856', the stopper apparently later, unmarked
    13½in. (34.3cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR