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ENGRAVED WITH THE CYPHER OF GRAND-DUCHESS ALEXANDRA NICOLAÏEVNA OF RUSSIA

A Russian silver wine-cooler, Carl Tegelsten, assay-master Dmitrij Twerskoj, Saint-Petersburg, 1843
Estimate
22,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 EUR
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285

ENGRAVED WITH THE CYPHER OF GRAND-DUCHESS ALEXANDRA NICOLAÏEVNA OF RUSSIA

A Russian silver wine-cooler, Carl Tegelsten, assay-master Dmitrij Twerskoj, Saint-Petersburg, 1843
Estimate
22,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 EUR
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A Russian silver wine-cooler, Carl Tegelsten, assay-master Dmitrij Twerskoj, Saint-Petersburg, 1843
resting on four foliage feet, engraved on one side with initials A.N, on the other side with imperial eagle, engraved under the base N° 3 11 T T 3/4
27 cm high, 3 867 g ; 10 1/2 in. high, 124oz 6dwt
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Catalogue Note

This wine-cooler could be a gift of Tsar Nicolaï Ier to his daughter Alexandra for her mariage with Grand Duke Frederic of Hesse-Cassel.

For an identical cooler, by the same maker, dated 1840, but engraved with Grand-Duchess Olga Nikolaievna cypher, see Nagel, Stuttgart, 4 July 2018, nr 55. 

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