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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 9

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Casket

    MARK OF MARIA SEMENOVA, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Casket
    Mark of Maria Semenova, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Rectangular, on four bracket feet, the sides with varicolor shaded enamel flowerheads and foliate sprays on a stippled gilt ground, within twisted ropework borders, the hinged domed cover with conforming decoration, the ends with swing handles and hinged latch, marked under base and on cover
    3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, New York, June 10, 1992, lot 243.