London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
A silver-mounted rhodonite Bowl
marked with the Cyrillic initials of Pavel Ovchinnikov, St. Peterburg, 1896-1908
Shaped oval, the irregularly waved edge with a silver mount chased and engraved in the form of a snake (hardstone body repaired), marked near head of mount
93/8in. (24cm.) wide
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The illustration of this lot is misnumbered 285 in the printed catalogue.
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