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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 159

    A silver-gilt and enamel vodka beaker

    MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1908-1917, WITH SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 25539

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    A silver-gilt and enamel vodka beaker
    marked Fabergé with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1908-1917, with scratched inventory number 25539
    Circular, of tapering cylindrical form, on spreading base, chased and engraved with spiral dots around the matted ground foot in four reeded sections, with reeded bands around the lower border of the cup, the sides of deep biscuit blue enamel ground with two stylized flower heads, foliate scrolls and pellets, marked under base
    2 in. (5 cm.) high


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    For a similar beaker see Sotheby's, New York, 15 April 2008, lot 408.

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