• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5810

    Russian Art

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 69

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT VODKA CUP OF THISTLE SHAPE

    MARK OF V.M (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1777,

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT VODKA CUP OF THISTLE SHAPE
    MARK OF V.M (CYRILLIC), MOSCOW, 1777,
    The fluted sides with chased foliate scrollwork band above, also a parcel-gilt vodka cup of oval quatrefoil form, floral-chased sides and gilt interior, mark of Stepan Savelyev or Savva Semenov, Moscow, 1790
    2 in. high (5 cm.) and 2¾ in. long (7 .2 cm.) respectively (2)


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