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A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel punch set, workmaster Grigoriy Sbitnev, Moscow, 1908-1917

Property of an Important Family (lots 18-21, 138, 142, 144, 146-152, 156-164, 205)

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel punch set, workmaster Grigoriy Sbitnev, Moscow, 1908-1917

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel punch set, workmaster Grigoriy Sbitnev, Moscow, 1908-1917

Property of an Important Family (lots 18-21, 138, 142, 144, 146-152, 156-164, 205)

A large and impressive silver-gilt and cloisonné enamel punch set, workmaster Grigoriy Sbitnev, Moscow, 1908-1917


Comprising two-handled cup with six matching cups and ladle, the graduated geometric body on bulbous foot enamelled throughout in light cream, purple and shades of blue and green, decorated with scrolling foliage and birds, with pierced-shaped handles, the cups of conforming design, struck throughout with workmaster's initials, 84 standard

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height of two-handled cup 23.7cm, 9 1/4in.

height of each cup 8cm, 3 1/8in.

Very good condition overall. The two-handled cup with scattered enamel losses to underside of foot (the largest measuring approx. 6mm) and the foot slightly uneven. The cups with small scattered enamel losses (the largest measuring 4mm.) and light denting to feet.


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Sotheby’s, New York, 16-17 December 1982, lot 192
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner