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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    A Silver Tea and Coffee Service

    MARK OF ANDREI ALEKSANDROV, MOSCOW, 1885

    Price Realised  

    A Silver Tea and Coffee Service
    Mark of Andrei Aleksandrov, Moscow, 1885
    Comprising: a coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, cream jug, and oval tray; each lobed baluster-form body on leaf-capped scroll feet, with foliate-cast handles and flower finials, the tray with reeded scalloped border, marked under bases
    The coffee pot 9 in. (22.8 cm.) high, the tray 18 in. (45.7 cm.) long
    92 oz. (2855 gr.) gross (5)


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