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Three Small Russian Silver Articles

Auction:
2332
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Three Small Russian Silver Articles, late 19th century, comprising a Moscow sugar bowl, 1872, made by a purveyor to the tsar, plain oval with swing handle, dia. 4; a Moscow porringer, 1877, the handle engraved with eastern cross and with cruciform tip, engraved to bowl with Cyrillic, lg. 6 1/2, and a pair of asparagus tongs, likely Moscow, c. 1883, made by a purveyor to the tsar, engraved with monogrammed garters, lg. 9 1/2 in., approx. 16 troy oz.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Moscow, tsar , Asparagus, Cruciform, Engraving, Kitchenware, LG VX8350, Porringer

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