A silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel punch service, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1896
20,000 - 30,000 GBP
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- silver, enamel
- diameter of the tray 38cm, 15in.
comprising a bratina, six charki, a kovsh-form ladle and a footed tray, all polychrome enamelled with stylised foliage on stippled grounds, the bowl centred with a polished escutcheon flanked by cockerels, the rim cast with raised Russian inscription 'Kind silver bratina, drink from her for health', 84 standard
For similar examples, please see Sotheby's New York, 17 April 2012, lot 343, and G. Hill, Fabergé and the Russian Master Goldsmiths, New York, 1989, no. 196, p. 243.