10-11-2014 10-11-2014
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Russian .875 Silver Basket

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM


Russian .875 Silver Basket, St. Petersburg, c. 1848, G.M. Okerblom, maker, the shallow oval basket with gold-washed interior and a bail handle, on a squat foot, lg. 10 3/4 in., approx. 23.0 troy oz.
Estimate $700-900

Rubbing to gold-washed interior, interior also with some minor pinprick dents and abrasions. Foot rim pushed slightly into body (visible from interior).

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St. Petersburg, G.M. Okerblom