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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 9

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN WITH SEED-PEARL DECORATION AND A SILVER-GILT OKLAD

    RUSSIAN, ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF IVAN SIROTKIN, KAZAN, 1863

    Price Realised  

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN WITH SEED-PEARL DECORATION AND A SILVER-GILT OKLAD
    RUSSIAN, ASSAY MASTER'S MARK OF IVAN SIROTKIN, KAZAN, 1863
    The embroidery on the garments made of seed-pearls, the hems lined with translucent paste, the cut-out haloes chased with scrolls, the silver-gilt oklad engraved with a floral design on stippled ground
    12 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. (30.8 x 27 cm)


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