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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 85

    Three Glasses from Banquet Services

    IMPERIAL GLASS WORKS, ST. PETERSBURG, 19TH CENTURY

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    Three Glasses from Banquet Services
    Imperial Glass Works, St. Petersburg, 19th century
    Comprising: two goblets and a beaker; each goblet with a lobed ovoid bowl centering a colored and gilt foil insert depicting the coat of arms of Naryshkin-Romanov, on a faceted stem and shaped circular foot; the cylindrical beaker with lobed sides centering a colored and gilt foil insert depicting the crowned initials 'AM' on an ermine mantling, unmarked
    The goblets 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm.) high, the beaker 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) high (3)


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    See note to lot 84.