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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 826

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SPOON

    MARK OF NIKOLAI ALEXEEV, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SPOON
    MARK OF NIKOLAI ALEXEEV, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890
    The bowl decorated with polychrome shaded flowers, rushes and scrolling foliage against a gilt matt ground, turquoise blue bead border, the spiral-twist stem with panels of geometric decoration in white, green, red and two shades of blue, the ball finial with scrolling cloissons on a turquoise blue ground; together with a small Russian silver-gilt and cloissoné enamel kovsh, mark of Vasiliy Agafonov, St. Petersburg, 1896/1908 with polychrome shaded foliage amidst blue beads, white bead border, silver interior (2)


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