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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 120

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    CYRILLIC MARK OF PAVEL OVCHINNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Cyrillic mark of Pavel Ovchinnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908
    On circular foot, the rounded body, shaped prow and handle with enamelled cream ground and painted with shaded and vari-coloured floral scrolls, blue scrolls flanking the prow, with a turquoise pellet rim running beneath, marked under base
    6 in. (5.2 cm.) long


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