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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 152

    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel tankard and a tea-glass holder

    THE TANKARD MARKED M. OVCHINNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908; THE TEA-GLASS HOLDER SOVIET

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    A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel tankard and a tea-glass holder
    the tankard marked M. Ovchinnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1896-1908; the tea-glass holder Soviet
    Cylindrical, on spreading foot, the sides decorated with panels containing birds and animals amongst foliate scrolls on blue ground, within stylized flower and foliate borders, within geometric bands, the hinged and partly domed cover with rosettes, floral swags and scrolls between pellet borders, with a geometric finial, the elaborate scroll handle with pierced scroll thumb-piece, marked under base and on inner rim of cover; and a silver-gilt and niello tea-glass holder, marked on the body near handle
    the tankard 7½ in. (19 cm.) high (2)


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    Please note that this lot should have an omega symbol in the catalogue and is subject to Import VAT payable at 15 on the hammer price.

    Please note the description for the tankard in this lot should read :
    "Bearing marks of M. Ovchinnikov " and not as in the catalogue.