London, South Kensington
26 June 2007
A 19TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & NIELLO BEAKER,
MARK OF AK (script), MOSCOW, 1840,
Tapering form with flared lip, frosted sides with foliate decoration & two circular panels, one with architectural view, the other with huntsman shooting game birds in a woodland setting, 2¾ in. high (7 cm.), 3 oz.
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