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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 743

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER

    MARK OF PIK (CYRILLIC) IN HEART-SHAPED PUNCH, MOSCOW, 1747, WITH ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF ANISIM KUSMIN

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    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER
    MARK OF PIK (CYRILLIC) IN HEART-SHAPED PUNCH, MOSCOW, 1747, WITH ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF ANISIM KUSMIN
    The baluster body on domed foot, the domed cover capped by a gentleman in 17th century costume, chased all-over with onion lobes decorated with rococo scrolls and foliage and set with various semi-precious stones and coloured pastes, one of which is a tiny carved cameo
    10 in. (25.5 cm.)
    gross weight 10 oz. (310 gr.)


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