A Silver-Mounted Onyx Desk Set
Marked P. Ovchinnikov with the Imperial warrant, with the workmaster's mark 'HiT', Moscow, 1908-1917
Comprising: a stand fitted with two cut glass inkwells and a clock, now lacking works; a blotter; a cup; an ashtray; and a match safe; each green onyx base with silver mounts repoussé and chased with oak leavses and acorns, the stand centering a roundel depicting a bogatyr', fully marked
The stand 14½ in. (47 cm.) long (7)
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, December 10, 1976, lot 193.