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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    A silver-gilt tea service

    ST. PETERSBURG, 1884, CYRILLIC MARK A.L PROBABLY FOR ALEKSANDR LIUBAVIN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver-gilt tea service
    St. Petersburg, 1884, Cyrillic mark A.L probably for Aleksandr Liubavin
    Comprising a two-handled sugar bowl and milk jug on four foliate scroll feet, with rocaille and scroll rims and foliate scroll handles, and teapot with floral finial to the hinged domed cover, with bone insulators, each engraved with interlaced initals LL beneath a coronet, marked under bases
    the teapot 8¾ in. (22.3 cm.) long
    gross weight 41.08 oz. (1.277 gr.)


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