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Russian Parcel Gilt Silver Tankard

Auction:
2332
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$21,150$18,000

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

Description:

Russian Parcel Gilt Silver Tankard, St. Petersburg, 1790s, fineness mark of 72, cylindrical, the body overlaid with chased and embossed band of cherub musicians, the slightly domed lid chased and embossed with heavy scrolls, mounted with inverted pinecone finial, with conforming swelling foot, cast serpentine handle topped by bifurcate thumbpiece, ht. 8 in., approx. 35 troy oz.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

St. Petersburg, Drinkware, Tankard

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