27 November 2006
TWELVE PARCEL-GILT NIELLO COMPOTE SPOONS eight spoons by Semenov and four by Ovchinnikov. each featuring views of Moscow within foliate scrolls, lengths from 17.6 to 18.3 cm, 1853-1887.
Provenance: Acquired by the aunt of the present owner from the estate of Imperial Naval
Officer Lt. Comdr. George Pookhir.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.