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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 106

    A Silver Sugar-Box

    WITH THE ALDERMAN'S CYRILLIC INITIALS OF FEODOR PETROV, ASSAYMASTER'S CYRILLIC INITIALS OF STEPAN BELKIN, AND UNRECORDED WORKMASTER'S CYRILLIC INITIALS 'E.D', MOSCOW, 1782

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    A Silver Sugar-Box
    With the alderman's Cyrillic initials of Feodor Petrov, assaymaster's Cyrillic initials of Stepan Belkin, and unrecorded workmaster's Cyrillic initials 'E.D', Moscow, 1782
    Oval, the cover decorated with floral garlands, centering a phoenix, the body with conforming decoration, on four rocaille feet, with later presentation inscription, marked under base and on rim of cover
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) long
    9.78 oz (304 gr.)


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