27 October 1992,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 2,750
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A RUSSIAN SILVER AND ENAMEL BOWL
MOSCOW, 1898-1908, MAKER'S MARK OF ANTIP KUZMICHEV, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO.
The vase shaped bulbous body richly engraved with arabesques, foliate scrolls, and harpies enclosing shaped cartouches each depicting two bears flanking a stylized urn above further arabesques, champleve enamelled in royal blue, dark green turquoise, red and white, below an enamelled byan with adage in Viaz script, engraved under base with a monogram, marked under base--4 1/4in. (10.6cm.) high
(gross weight 20 oz.)
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