A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Rooster-Form Kovsh
Mark of Kuzma Konov, Moscow, 1908-1917
In the form of a stylized rooster, the raised prow in the form of the head and neck, the downswept handle in the form of the tail, decorated overall with varicolor shaded foliate and floral sprays, geometric motifs and wirework scrolls and beading on pale blue, green, and grey grounds, on a shaped foot, marked under foot
6 in. (15.3 cm.) long
Sotheby Parke Bernet, Zurich, November 23, 1978, lot 72. Sotheby's, New York, June 6, 1995, lot 266.