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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 307

    A SMALL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH,

    INDISTINCT MARK OF FEDOR RUCKERT, INVENTORY NUMBER 8222, PROBABLY 1896/1908,

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE ENAMEL KOVSH,
    INDISTINCT MARK OF FEDOR RUCKERT, INVENTORY NUMBER 8222, PROBABLY 1896/1908,
    Ropework rim, onion knop finial at front, handle of fleur-de-lys form , exterior with plain silver-gilt sides & plique-á-jour frieze of red lozenges & emerald green rectangles on black band, top of handle & interior all-over enamelled with shaded enamel flowers in pink, lime green & violet on pale turquoise ground, the centre with eagle in apricot, dark blue & green on oval cream panel, base with a second (cancelled?)inventory number with line through it, 3¾ in. long (9.5 cm.).


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