A small Fabergé silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel kovsh, probably by workmaster Feodor Rückert, 1899-1908
the body enamelled in typical Rückert style with stylized foliate ornaments and geometric motifs in shades of green and blue, shaped raised prow and hook handle, struck Fabergé in Cyrillic, 88 standard
length with handle 10cm, 3⅞in.
With minor surface chips, not to the metal, otherwise in very good condition.
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