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Lot 505
  • 505

A silver-gilt and niello cup and cover, Moscow, 1857

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 GBP
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Description

  • Silver, niello
  • height: 19.5cm, 7 3/4 in.
of baluster form, one side nielloed with a roundel of the Bronze Horseman, the other with a courting couple, within scrolling foliage on stippled grounds, scroll handle, the domed lid with knop finial, maker's marks rubbed, possibly AA or KA, 84 standard, French import marks

Provenance

Christie's Geneva, 30 November 1982, lot 159
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