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    Sale 5954

    Russian Art

    11 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL THRONE SALT OF PAN-SLAVIC FORM

    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, MOSCOW, 1896/1908

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL THRONE SALT OF PAN-SLAVIC FORM
    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, MOSCOW, 1896/1908
    The back pierced with scrolls and geometric motifs, the seat draped with a simulated cloth with blue enamel Russian inscription, on four ball feet; also another similar example, with mark of FG (Cyrllic), Moscow, 1891, the circular back partially pierced and engraved with wreath decoration, the seat with engraved inscription, on four bracket feet, gilt interiors to both
    respectively, 4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) and 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high
    8.5 oz. (264 gr.) (2)


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