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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 116

    A small silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh

    MOSCOW, 1908-1917, WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK PROBABLY FOR 11TH ARTEL

    Price Realised  

    A small silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh
    Moscow, 1908-1917, with indistinct maker's mark probably for 11th Artel
    The oval body decorated with shaded and vari-coloured enamelled stylized flowers, floral scrolls and geometric designs on stippled ground, with pellet and wirework details, the shaped prow and double scroll handle enamelled on the sides, with an inscription on the upper panel of the handle, marked under base
    3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) long


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