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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL COMPACT

    MAKER'S MARK V.K (CYRILLIC), 1896-1898, ALSO BEARING A FRENCH CONTROL MARK

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL COMPACT
    MAKER'S MARK V.K (CYRILLIC), 1896-1898, ALSO BEARING A FRENCH CONTROL MARK
    Rectangular with gilt interior, decorated with a diaperwork and bead panel enclosing quatrefoil motifs within a frame of flowers and scrolls and edged with a turquoise bead border, plain gilt base
    2¼ in. (5.8 cm.) wide; 2 7/8 in. (7.2 cm.) long


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