Lot 220
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A PARCEL-GILT OXIDISED SILVER AND HARDSTONE DESK SEAL CAST AS A BOGATYR, SAMUEL ARNDT, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1860, RETAILED BY NICHOLLS & PLINCKE A parcel-gilt oxidized silver, gold and hardstone desk seal cast as a bogatyr, Samuel Arndt, retailed by Nicholls & Plincke, St. Petersburg, circa 1860

2,000 - 3,000 GBP
15,000 GBP
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the bearded Russian warrior standing in full armour on a rocky outcrop, blank carnelian matrix, the original red leather case stamped on the base for 'Nicholls & Plincke / Magazin Anglais / à Saint Petersbourg'