• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2308

    Russian Art

    23 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    A Silver-Mounted Cut-Glass Decanter

    MARKED FABERGÉ, OVERSTRIKING AN INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, MOSCOW, 1891, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 1381

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    A Silver-Mounted Cut-Glass Decanter
    Marked Fabergé, overstriking an indistinct maker's mark, Moscow, 1891, scratched inventory number 1381
    The bulbous colorless glass body cut with diamond pattern, the neck mount repoussé and chased with laurel swags suspended from tied ribbons, with an upswept ribbon-tied reeded handle issuing from a ram's head, the hinged cover with acanthus leaf finial, the neck mount inscribed '1867-1892', marked inside cover and on neck mount
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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