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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 375

    A SMALL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT COVERED VODKA CUP

    MAKER'S MARK OF GS (CYRILLIC), ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF D.M (CYRILLIC), 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT COVERED VODKA CUP
    MAKER'S MARK OF GS (CYRILLIC), ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF D.M (CYRILLIC), 18TH CENTURY
    The sides and cover chased with foliage, cut-out scroll handle, on three ball feet; also a pair of silver-gilt and niello vodka beakers, maker's mark of PL (Cyrillic), Moscow, 1854, the sides decorated with scrolling foliage on a stippled ground; and two smaller examples, maker's mark of PAD (Cyrillic), Moscow, 1867
    2 5/8 in. (6.5 cm.) high
    6 oz. (186 gr.) (5)


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