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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 161

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    MARK OF THE 11TH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  


    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Mark of the 11th Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Oval, of traditional form with shaped prow and hook handle, enamelled with irregular panels of stylized floral scrolls, fruit, and geometric patterns on blue and green grounds, further embellished with panels of wirework and beading on light blue, with similar enamel pellets around the handle, marked under base
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) long

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