Two silver-gilt and niello champagne flutes, Moscow, 1835 and 1843
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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- Silver-gilt, niello
- heights: 15.2, 17.3cm; 6, 6 3/4 in.
the first of baluster form, one side nielloed with the monument to Minin and Pozharsky, the other with that of Peter the Great, within formal foliage on chevron-engraved grounds, illegible maker's mark; the second with foliate scrolls on a stippled ground, unidentified maker's mark SR (Cyrillic, Postnikova-Losseva no. 2905), both 84 standard