8 June 2016
GARDNER MANUFACTORY, MOSCOW, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Height of the cup 9 cm, diameter of the saucer 13.5 cm.
The cup decorated with brightly coloured birds against white ground with floral decorations within oval cartouches surmounted with rose buds, the gold body with scaly ornament throughout, with scrolled white and gold handle, the lid surmounted with matching pale pink rose bud, the saucer similarly decorated, with blue underglaze manufactory marks.
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.