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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 10

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    MOSCOW, 1908-1917, INDISTINCT CYRILLIC MARK POSSIBLY FOR MIKHAIL GOLOSHCHAPOV

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    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Moscow, 1908-1917, indistinct Cyrillic mark possibly for Mikhail Goloshchapov
    Of traditional form, the slightly tapering lobed body enamelled with vari-coloured and shaded floral scrolls and geometric designs on green, purple, grey and blue grounds, further decorated with wire-work and beading, the shaped prow and hook handle partly enamelled, the latter with turquoise pellet border, marked under base
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) long


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