Sale 11BE01 | Lot 272

Russian Silver Mounted Oak Casket

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts
Russian Silver Mounted Oak Casket

Lot Details

Lot 272
Russian Silver Mounted Oak Casket
Stamped Khlebnikov in cyrillic with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1898-1908.
Of arched form, with a hinged cover opening to reveal a silk lined tufted interior, decorated on the exterior side with pierced and hand hammered strapwork, decorated with rampant lions, clover leaves, scrolling foliate motifs and inset jade, carnelian, opalescent and amethyst colored stones, on tapering pilaster-form legs ending in pad feet, swivel carry handle, secret opening mechanism. Height 7 inches, width 10 inches.


Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $37,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Appears to be in good condition.


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Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $37,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 10am EST
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