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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 308

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    MARKED WITH CYRILLIC INITIALS 'BIG', MOSCOW, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    marked with Cyrillic initials 'BiG', Moscow, 1908-1917
    Of traditional form with hook handle and raised prow, enamelled with geometric motifs and foliate sprays in vari-coloured shaded enamel on green and light blue grounds, marked under base
    5 in. (12.7 cm.)


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