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    Sale 7598

    Russian Art

    11 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 404

    A silver samovar

    MARK OF IGNATII SAZIKOV, WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1863

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver samovar
    mark of Ignatii Sazikov, with the Imperial warrant, St. Petersburg, 1863
    Of cylindrical form, on four bun feet, the spreading foot with an pierced burner compartment, the cover of the body engraved with a double headed eagle and with the Russian inscription 'Work of the Court manufacturer I. P. Sazikov' on the rim, the knop finials, bracket handles and pierced trefoil spigot with ivory insulators, gilt interior, fully marked
    17¾ in. (45 cm.) high


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