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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 823

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SIFTER SPOON

    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, 1896/1908, ALSO BEARING A FRENCH CONTROL MARK

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SIFTER SPOON
    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, 1896/1908, ALSO BEARING A FRENCH CONTROL MARK
    Decorated with band of alternate flower-head and lozenge-filled discs in traditional colours, the foliate deocrated handle edged with turquoise blue bead borders; together with a Russian silver-gilt and cloisonn/ae enamel lemon tea spoon, mark of Nikolay Alexeyev, circa 1890, the bowl with flowers in pink, red, green and blue on a white ground; also another lemon tea spoon, silver gilt and champlevé enamel with stylised lotus terminal and decorative bowl, maker's mark indistinct, '88' standard, Moscow, circa 1890, inscribed along one edge 'Made for Tiffany & Co'; and a silver-gilt and cloissoné enamel condiment spoon, the bowl with shaded enamel flowers on cream and dark red ground (4)


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