A Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Kovsh
Marked Khlebnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1908-1917
Of traditional form on a circular foot, with raised prow and shaped scroll handle, the bowl decorated with wirework scrolls on a grey ground, beneath a border decorated with varicolor shaded enamel floral sprays on a dark blue ground, all beneath a purple enamel pellet border and twisted ropework rim, the handle with conforming decoration on green and pale blue grounds, marked under base and on foot
5¾ in. (14.7 cm.) long
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, December 10, 1976, lot 336.