London, South Kensington
30 November 2007
AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY RUSSIAN SILVER CHARKA,
MARK OF AB (Cyrillic), PROBABLY FOR ANDREI BRAGIN, ALSO BEARING LATER SOVIET MARK,
In the manner of Fabergé, circular with stiff laurel leaf border, the laurel-chased scroll handle enclosing an 18th century rouble of Empress Anna I, gilt interior, 2¾ in. diameter (7 cm.).
2¾ in. diameter (7 cm.), gross weight 4 oz.
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