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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 149

    A Silver-Gilt and Champlevé Enamel Charka and Beaker

    MARKED P. OVCHINNIKOV WITH IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt and Champlevé Enamel Charka and Beaker
    Marked P. Ovchinnikov with Imperial warrant, Moscow
    The charka of traditional form, decorated with scrolls and geometric motifs on green and blue ground, on a circular spreading foot with chevron motif, the shaped handle with conforming decoration; the beaker of cylindrical form on three ball feet, decorated with varicolor geometric and floral motifs, marked under bases, the charka circa 1890, the beaker 1876
    the charka 1¾ in. (4.5 cm.), the beaker 2 in. (5.1 cm.) diameter (2)


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