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Fine Russian Lacquer Papier-mache Egg

Auction:
2313
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2313
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Fine Russian Lacquer Papier-mache Egg, c. 1881, painted with scene of Christ rising from the dead verso, and view of the Kremlin recto, on red ground, interior gold painted, with Cyrillic inscription dated 1881, and double-headed eagle cipher, lg. 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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