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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 127

    A set of twelve silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel tea-spoons

    CYRILLIC MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A set of twelve silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel tea-spoons
    Cyrillic mark of Pavel Ovchinnikov, Moscow, circa 1890
    Each of traditional form, the bowls enamelled in red, blue, green and white with stylized floral scroll design in blue chevron and white pellet borders, with blue enamelled finials, marked on stems, in original fitted octagonal leather case, the interior cover stamped with the Imperial warrant and in Cyrillic 'Ovchinnikov'
    5 5/8 in. (4.2 cm.) and four 5 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.) long (12)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION