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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 125

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    CYRILLIC MARK OF FEDOR RÜCKERT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Cyrillic mark of Fedor Rückert, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Oval, the conforming spreading foot enamelled with stylized flowers on stippled ground, the oval body with raised pointed prow enamelled on both sides with vari-coloured and shaded floral scrolls and a bird on green gound, the trefoil flattend handle with similar decoration, the interior centre of the bowl with a winged lion on cream ground in an oval pellet border, marked under base
    4¾ in. (12.5 cm.) long


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