18 April 2007
A Large Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Kovsh
Mark of the 11th Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917
Of traditional form, the lower part with lobed cartouches with stylized varicolor floral and foliate sprays, flowerheads and geometric motifs on gilt stippled ground with twisted ropework borders, the upper part with conforming decoration on a white ground set with green and red cabochons beneath a twisted ropework rim, in original silk-lined wood box stamped 'I.E. Morozov, St. Petersburg,' fully marked
16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) long
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Please note the measurement for this kovsh is 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) long.
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