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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 13

    A Silver-Gilt, Cloisonné and Plique-à-Jour Enamel Small Kovsh

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, PROBABLY FEODOR RÜCKERT, MOSCOW, 1896-1908, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 2402

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    A Silver-Gilt, Cloisonné and Plique-à-Jour Enamel Small Kovsh
    Maker's mark indistinct, probably Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1896-1908, scratched inventory number 2402
    Of traditional form, with shaped flat handle and raised prow with pointed finial, enameled with varicolor shaded enamel floral sprays on dark green and cream grounds, the bowl with a red enamel border pierced with blue, green and white plique-à-jour geometric motifs, beneath a twisted ropework rim, marked under base, engraved with monogram
    4 in. (10.1 cm.) long


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    A comparable kovsh was sold Christie's, London, November 30, 2007, lot 307.