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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 709

    A RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER OF PAN-SLAVIC STYLE

    MARK OF 14TH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908/17

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER OF PAN-SLAVIC STYLE
    MARK OF 14TH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908/17
    The sides formed as the walls of a fort with castellated rim and decorated with a tower, coniferous trees in front of a gateway and a helmeted warrior with flowing beard and monogrammed shield, the scroll handle with small swirl motifs along its length
    4 in. (10 cm.) high
    7.5 oz. (233 gr.)


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