Sale 22CN05 | Lot 1161

Russian Parcel-Gilt Silver, Niello and Champlevé Enamel Cup and Stand

Catalogue: Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings / English & Continental Silver, V
Russian Parcel-Gilt Silver, Niello and Champlevé Enamel Cup and Stand

Lot Details

Lot 1161
Russian Parcel-Gilt Silver, Niello and Champlevé Enamel Cup and Stand
Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1873
The cup tapering cylindrical with a flared rim, on a domed circular foot, one side centering an oval reserve nielloed with a view of St. Basil's Cathedral, the other side with a view of the Spasskaya Tower, bordered by panels of scrolling foliage, on varicolored grounds, all beneath a rim inscribed with Russian drinking saying on a turquoise enamel ground, the circular stand with varicolored enamel scrolling foliage and geometric motifs. Height 6 1/4 inches (16 cm), diameter of stand 6 3/8 inches (16.2 cm).


Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $20,160 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Light rubbing to gilding and light surface wear throughout. Minor cracks and losses to enamel in areas. Blue enamel border at rim of cup with fine cracks and areas of restoration. One white enamel roundel at side of cup with small loss and area of restoration to right side. Enamel restoration does not fluoresce under UV light.

Gross weight 20.3 ounces


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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $20,160 (includes buyer's premium)

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Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings / English & Continental Silver, V

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