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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 320

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel covered bowl

    MOSCOW, 1895, CYRILLIC MARK CP, PROBABLY FOR STEPAN PROKHOROV

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel covered bowl
    Moscow, 1895, Cyrillic mark CP, probably for Stepan Prokhorov
    Circular, on spreading foot, the body with eight repoussé lobed panels of alternating Imperial double-headed eagles and Romanov griffins on stippled ground, with green enamel and wirework scroll border above, white beaded borders, the detachable cover similarly decorated with floral lobes, the Imperial double-headed eagle finial probably later, gilt interior, marked under base and on rim of cover
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high (2)


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