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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 655

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL KOVSH

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL KOVSH
    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890
    The sides decorated with flowers in red, white, green and two shades of blue beneath a turquoise bead border and edged with a rope-work rim, the flat shaped handle decorated on the top with a bird amidst foliage, the circular body with gilt interior centred by an enamel Imperial crowned double-headed eagle
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) wide


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