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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 729

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, PERHAPS PLA (CYRILLIC)?, MOSCOW, 1889

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET
    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, PERHAPS PLA (CYRILLIC)?, MOSCOW, 1889
    Oval with rope-work handles and basket-weave sides draped with a fringed and floral embroidered napkin, on four wire-work feet
    12½ in. (31.9 cm.) long
    27.5 oz. (853 gr.)


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