• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 124

    A Silver and Niello Tankard

    MARK OF GUSTAV KLINGERT, MOSCOW, 1888

    Price Realised  

    A Silver and Niello Tankard
    Mark of Gustav Klingert, Moscow, 1888
    Cylindrical, the sides nielloed with foliate arabesques in the Old Russian style, with stylized loop handle and scroll thumb-piece, the hinged domed cover with ball finial and border nielloed with Russian drinking sayings, on a raised circular foot nielloed with Greek-key pattern, marked under base and cover
    6 in. (15.3 cm.) high
    15 oz. (458 gr.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department