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Russian .875 Silver and Niello Belt

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Russian .875 Silver and Niello Belt, Moscow, 1892-98, maker's mark in Cyrillic possibly for Sergey Agafonov, with cartouche-shaped links with vine niello decoration, lg. approx. 30 in., approx. 4.2 troy oz.
Estimate $200-300

Small breaks to cusped elements of bucket, sword to buckle replaced. Otherwise in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Sergey Agafonov, Agafonov, Alloys, Jewellery, Niello, Silver, Moscow

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