28 November 2007
A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel two-handled bowl
Mark of the 20 Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917, with later Soviet control marks
Circular, of compressed baluster form, enamelled with vari-colour blossoms and shaded geometric designs on green and pale blue grounds, the shaped scroll handles with further geometric and floral patterns, further embelished with wirework and beading, marked under base
7½ in. (19 cm.) long
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