A silver and niello Vodka Set
marked with the Cyrillic initials of C.M. Ikonnikov, Moscow, 1882
Comprising a circular tray, a two-handled covered pot and twelve charki with handles of stylised cockerells, all with roundels and cartouches, the tray with a niello view of the New Palace of the Moscow Kremlin, the other pieces with two views of the city, with niello scrolls at intervals, marked under bases
the tray 10 in. (26.7 cm.) diam.
1,439 gr. (14)