A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900
A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900
A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900
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A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900

Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000 GBP

A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900

Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A silver and cloissonné enamel kovsh, Maria Semyonova, Moscow, circa 1900


enamelled with colourful foliage, the front with the Russian Imperial eagle in bright shades of yellow and red on a

moss green ground, struck with workmaster's initials, 84 standard, the foot of the bowl inscribed T.J. 32 6/3

length with handle 19cm, 7½in.

Condition Report

Overall in good condition; with only minor surface chips to the enamel and scratches consistent with age.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Provenance

Sothebys New York, 15 April 2008, lot 440

Russian Works of Art, Fabergé & Icons
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