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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TEA-GLASS HOLDER

    ST. PETERSBURG, 1872, MAKER'S MARK UNCERTAIN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TEA-GLASS HOLDER
    ST. PETERSBURG, 1872, MAKER'S MARK UNCERTAIN
    The body in the form of coniferous and deciduous trees, a log cabin with pail hanging from a pulley, a bearded farmer in balakhon and a milkmaid with grazing cow, the handle formed as entwined branches, complete with swag-etched glass
    4 ¾ in. high (12 cm.)
    11 oz. (341 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie’s, London, 28 November 2011, lot 333.