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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    A silver stirrup cup

    CYRILLIC MARK OF IGNATII SAZIKOV, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1840, WITH LATER SOVIET CONTROL MARK

    Price Realised  

    A silver stirrup cup
    Cyrillic mark of Ignatii Sazikov, St. Petersburg, circa 1840, with later Soviet control mark
    Realistically modelled as the head of a wild boar, with flared reeded rim, gilt inside mouth and interior, marked on rim
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) long
    15 oz. (491 gr.)


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