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Russian Gem-set and Cloisonné-enameled .875 Silver Frame

Auction:
2715B
Lot:
79
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 05, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Gem-set and Cloisonné-enameled .875 Silver Frame, Moscow, 1899-1908, attributed to Orest Kurlyukov, bearing First Kokoshnik 84 standard and illegible assayer's mark in Cyrillic, lacking maker's mark, cartouche-shaped, the sides enameled with shaded varicolored stylized flowers on a cream ground, with each corner centering citrine-set flowerheads and each side centering amethyst-set flowerheads, fitted with later wooden backing and unmarked silver strut, in a later fitted case, ht. 8 3/8, wd. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $14,000-18,000

Enamel in good overall condition with only a small crack to the upper left corner. Upper left side of silver edge with nick. Glass possibly a replacement and with a small chip to top edge.


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.

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