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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 151

    A silver-gilt and plique à jour enamel beaker


    Price Realised  


    A silver-gilt and plique à jour enamel beaker
    marked P. Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1896-1908
    Tapering cylindrical, the body decorated at intervals with panels depicting yellow Imperial double-headed eagles on a blue ground amidst vari-coloured stylized flower-heads and foliage, the sprays of vari-coloured foliage on a red ground within white beaded borders, with twisted rope-work rims, on a domed circular foot with vari-coloured lappeted band within beaded borders, marked on foot rim
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high

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