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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 113

    An engraved glass decanter

    PROBABLY BY THE IMPERIAL GLASS MANUFACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ELIZAVETA PETROVNA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An engraved glass decanter
    probably by the Imperial Glass Manufactory, St. Petersburg, period of Elizaveta Petrovna
    Of rectangular section, one side engraved with the cypher of Elizaveta Petrovna beneath an Imperial crown, the reverse with the Imperial double-headed eagle, each between laurel branches, the ends engraved with a rose scroll, apparently unmarked, with associated double-headed eagle stopper
    13¼ in. (33.7 cm.) high


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