12 - 13 October 2009
A PAIR OF LARGE VODKA FLASKS
Russia, circa 1750
Both of rectangular shape, the front engraved with the crowned cypher of Empress Elizabeth Petrovna between laurel and berry branches, the rounded shoulders with gilt floral scrolls, with ball finial stoppers, both apparently unmarked
11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high (2)
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