Lot 298
  • 298

A part-service of Russian silver flatware, Henrik August Läng, St Petersburg, retailed by Nicholls & Plincke, 1840

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Sold
4,375 GBP
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Description

  • silver, steel, wood, cloth
comprising 36 dinner knives, 13 dinner forks, two gilt serving spoons, and one gilt serving scoop, all engraved with crowned cypher ON (Cyrillic) and an Imperial eagle, 84 standard, in fitted cutlery trays

Provenance

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (1822–1892), later Queen Olga of Württemberg, a gift from her father Tsar Nicolas I (1796-1855) on occasion of her marriage to Crown Prince Karl Friedrich Alexander of Württemberg (1823-1891) in 1846
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