A SILVER-GILT AND NIELLO COFFEE POT, ALEXANDER ZHILIN, VELIKIY USTYUG, 1828 |
12,000 - 18,000 GBP
bidding is closed
- height 14.5cm, 5 3/4 in.
nielloed with views of the Cathedral of the Mother of God of Kazan and the Imperial Bolshoi Kamenny Theatre in St. Petersburg, the lid nielloed with coat-of-arms for Lachinov, 84 standard
Illustrated, Martin Saunders-Rawlins, "Russian Niello Work," Antique Collecting, June 1990, p.26