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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 223

    A SMALL 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET,

    MARK OF AO, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER TROMPE L'OEIL BASKET,
    MARK OF AO, MOSCOW, CIRCA 1880,
    Oval on pedestal foot, draped with a simulated floral-embroidered cloth, the twisted wirework handle incorporating leaves & flowers, 8 5/8 in. long (22 cm.), 12.25 oz.


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