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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 800

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL COVERED BOX

    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, "91" STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1880

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL COVERED BOX
    MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, "91" STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1880
    Square on four ball and claw feet with cut-out side handles in the form of hens, decorated around the sides with polychrome enamel foliage scrollwork between borders of alternate green and turquoise tongue motifs, the cover centred by a stylised flower-head with inner bezel of turquoise enamel beads around a six-pointed star
    2 in. (5 cm.) high; 2½ in. (6.5 cm.) wide


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