London, South Kensington
30 November 2007
AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT & CLOISONNE ENAMEL PURSE,
MARK OF MZ (Cyrillic), 1908/17,
Decorated with flowers in polychrome shaded enamels, principally pink, green, yellow, blue, lilac & white, edged with turquoise bead borders, gilt interior, 2 5/8 in. long (6.7 cm.).
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