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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Tea Glass Holder

    MARKED K. FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Tea Glass Holder
    Marked K. Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Cylindrical, the convex lower section enameled with varicolor shaded stylized flowerheads amidst foliate scrolls and geometric motifs on green, black and oxidized grounds, the shaped openwork rim with a repeating band of flames and stylized scrolls, the pierced upswept handle with conforming decoration, marked under base
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    The Greenfield Collection of Russian Enamels, Christie's, New York, October 20, 1998, lot 144.