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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 107

    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET

    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1889, WITH LATER ROMANIAN CONTROL MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET
    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1889, WITH LATER ROMANIAN CONTROL MARKS
    Comprising: tea pot, coffee pot, sugar bowl, cream jug and slop bowl, the sides decorated with sprays of flowers and foliage around an oval wreath cartouche, one side engraved with initials VB, the bodies with continuous bands of stylised acanthus leaves at top and bottom, mother-of-pearl insulators to handle and finials of tea and coffee pot, gilt interiors
    the coffee pot, 7 5/8 in. (19.3 cm.) high
    52 oz. (1,162 gr.) (5)


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