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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 77

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Salt Throne

    MARK OF NIKOLAI ALEKSEEV, MOSCOW, 1896

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Salt Throne
    Mark of Nikolai Alekseev, Moscow, 1896
    Of traditional form, on four bracket feet, the tapering base with a hinged seat and shaped back of architectural form, enamelled overall with blue, white, red foliate motifs on a gilt stippled ground, with turquoise pellet borders, marked under base
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high


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