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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 814

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SPOON

    MARK POSSIBLY OF VASILII AGAFONOV, MOSCOW, 1896/1908

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISSONÉ ENAMEL SPOON
    MARK POSSIBLY OF VASILII AGAFONOV, MOSCOW, 1896/1908
    The back of the fig-shaped bowl decorated in shaded polychrome enamel with a fantastical bird above a stylised flower on a cream ground flecked with orange, white bead border, the spirally-twisted stem terminating in panels of geometric decoration
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) long


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