3 June 2015
MARK OF VASILY GRACHEV, MARKER’S MARK "AP" IN CYRILLIC, ST PETERSBURG, LATE 19TH CENTURY, 84 AND 88 STANDARDS
Diameter of the shot glass 3.7 cm, of the tray 23.5 cm, height of the beaker 26 cm.
Comprising six shot glasses, a beaker with a lid and a tray, the tray enamelled with a band of scrolling foliage and a similar central decoration in opaque blue, marine turquoise and translucent red against a silver-gilt background, the shot glasses decorated with a matching motif and with gilt interiors, the beaker with a complementary enamelled design to the bottleneck and top of the diamond cut crystal lid, the main body with a foliage glass ornament, marked on the shot glasses, beaker and the tray.
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.