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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 82

    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CUP AND SAUCER

    THE SAUCER WITH UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK OF NZ (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1908/17, THE CUP WITH MAKER'S MARK OF NE (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1896/1908, ALSO BEARING LATER FRENCH CONTROL MARK

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL CUP AND SAUCER
    THE SAUCER WITH UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK OF NZ (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1908/17, THE CUP WITH MAKER'S MARK OF NE (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1896/1908, ALSO BEARING LATER FRENCH CONTROL MARK
    Decorated with lobes filled with shaded enamel flower-heads edged with dark blue and flanked by a series of graduated turquoise beads on a white ground, with a band of shaded pink and blue enamel leaves on an orange ground near the rims, the saucer with inscription dated 25/VI/1911 engraved to the plain silver centre
    the cup 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) high; the saucer 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) diameter


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