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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 737

    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TANKARD

    MAKER'S MARK MD (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1873

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    A RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TANKARD
    MAKER'S MARK MD (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1873
    Of tapering form with curved chair-back thumbpiece, the sides with two ribbed moulded girdles, engraved bands of Greek key decoration and around the centre a band of discs engraved with architectural views and flower-heads upon a foliate-engraved stippled ground, the flat cover engraved with a series of seven floral medallions
    5 7/8 in. (14.6 cm.) high
    16.5 oz. (512 gr.)


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