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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 235

    A two-colour gold-mounted guilloché enamel pen-holder

    MARK AA PROBABLY FOR ANDREI ADLER, ST. PETERSBURG, 1896-1908

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    A two-colour gold-mounted guilloché enamel pen-holder
    mark AA probably for Andrei Adler, St. Petersburg, 1896-1908
    Cylindrical, the stem enamelled in translucent oyster over a wavy ground, with spirally reeded foliate mount, marked on mount, in original fitted case
    6 5/8 in. (17 cm.) long


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    For a similarly enamelled and mounted bell-push also probably by Andrei Adler and further information on this maker, see The Collection of H.R.H. The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Christie's, London, 13 June 2006, lot 120.

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