2 December 2015
A Russian Silver-Gilt, Cloisonné and Pictorial Enamel Spoon with a View of St Isaac's Cathedral
MAKER’S MARK ‘VA’ IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1899–1908, 84 STANDARD
Length 18 cm.
The circular bowl enamelled en plein within a border of stylised scrolling foliage against an off-white speckled ground, the handle with cobalt blue, blue and purple enamels against the matching off-white ground, inscribed in Cyrillic “Vernomu Sokolovu na dobruyu pamyat’ ot Leonida Patisheva”.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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