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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A Silver-Gilt Punch Bowl and Ladle

    MAKER'S MARK OF OLGA MUKHINA, MOSCOW, 1895

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Silver-Gilt Punch Bowl and Ladle
    Maker's mark of Olga Mukhina, Moscow, 1895
    The tapering cylindrical bowl engraved with a scene of a man petitioning Ivan the Terrible, after The Conquest of Siberia within a oval cartouche framed by foliate scrolls and flower-heads in the Old Russian style, with swing handle, the ladle with round bowl and hook handle, fully marked
    11½ in. (29.2 cm.) high (2)


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    A similar, but smaller bowl was sold at Sotheby's, 30 November, 2006, lot 326.

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