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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 316

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    MARK OF THE 6TH ARTEL, MOSCOW, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Mark of the 6th Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Of traditional form, with stylized open-work handle and prow in the form of a cockerel's head, enamelled with stylized floral and foliate motifs in vari-coloured shaded enamel amidst twisted rope-work scrolls, marked under base
    5 in. (12.7 cm.)


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