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A PAIR OF SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL SALT AND PEPPER SHAKERS, ANTIP KUMICHEV, MOSCOW, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1896

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Estimate:

7,000 to - 10,000 GBP

A PAIR OF SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL SALT AND PEPPER SHAKERS, ANTIP KUMICHEV, MOSCOW, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1896

A PAIR OF SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL SALT AND PEPPER SHAKERS, ANTIP KUMICHEV, MOSCOW, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1896

Estimate:

7,000 to - 10,000 GBP

Lot sold:

13,750

GBP

A PAIR OF SILVER-GILT AND CHAMPLEVÉ ENAMEL SALT AND PEPPER SHAKERS, ANTIP KUMICHEV, MOSCOW, RETAILED BY TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1896


both shaped as the towers of Ivan the Great Bell Tower in the Moscow Kremlin, with elements enamelled in opaque blues and white and translucent red, both struck on the base with maker's initials, 84 standard and 'Made for Tiffany & Co.'; with original Tiffany fitted case

height of tallest 12cm, 4¾in.

Both in very good condition, with only minor surface wear and darkened areas, consistent with age.

The box in good condition, with wear and light staining to lining and the outside surfaces.


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