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    Sale 5407

    Russian Pictures, Icons & Works of Art

    27 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 822

    A SET OF SIX RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, CLOISSONÉ AND PLIQUE-A-JOUR ENAMEL LEMON-TEA SPOONS

    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, '88' STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1896/1908

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    A SET OF SIX RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT, CLOISSONÉ AND PLIQUE-A-JOUR ENAMEL LEMON-TEA SPOONS
    MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, '88' STANDARD, MOSCOW, 1896/1908
    The backs of the bowls decorated with stylised lotus flowers issuing from a fleur-de-lys in green, red, violet and two shades of blue, the handles similarly decorated with foliage, terminating in a shield depicting the arms of Moscow on a red enamel ground, each individual spoon engraved with an inventory number
    4¾ in. (11.5 cm.) long (6)


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