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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1723

    A Russian silver swing-handled cake basket

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ST. PETERBURG 1872

    Price Realised  

    A Russian silver swing-handled cake basket
    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ST. PETERBURG 1872
    Plain oval fluted on shaped oval foot -- 11 in. (28 cm.); a further Russian oval panelled swing-handled cake basket on four pierced shell and scroll feet, the handle with applied foliate and bud decoration -- 10½ in. (26.5 cm.); and a Russian sugar bowl and milk jug on pierced feet and with pierced scroll and ball handles, the sides engraved with initials -- width of sugar bowl 8¼ in. (21 cm.) (4)


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