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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 710

    A RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER

    MARK OF KARL FABERGÉ, INVENTORY NUMBER 22888, MOSCOW 1896/1908

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER LEMON-TEA GLASS HOLDER
    MARK OF KARL FABERGÉ, INVENTORY NUMBER 22888, MOSCOW 1896/1908
    Pierced with griffings flanking swags and urns of flowers, each side centred with cartouches bearing Cyrillic inscriptions dated 1908 and surmounted by masks, the foot with beaded rim, foliate scroll handle and gilt interior
    3 1/8 in. (7.7 cm.) high
    8 oz. (248 gr.)


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