• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel belt

    CYRILLIC MARK OF NIKOLAI ZVEREV, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel belt
    Cyrillic mark of Nikolai Zverev, Moscow, 1896-1908
    The domed buckle with chained kindjal clasp with vari-coloured stylized foliate scrolls and rosettes on stippled ground, each shaped rectangular link, decorated with vari-coloured floral scrolls on stippled grounds, with turquoise scroll borders, fully marked


    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

    For a similar belt by N. Zverev, see:
    N. Kaliazina, G. Kamelova et al., Russian enamels of the 12th to the early 20th centuries from the collection of the Hermitage, Leningrad, 1987, plate no. 142.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium