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Four Pieces of Russian .875 Silver Tableware

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
910
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Pieces of Russian .875 Silver Tableware, 19th century, each with engraved decoration, a chalice with various saints and a Cyrillic inscription to rim, ht. 8 3/4, and three Kiddush cups, ht. to 5 3/8 in., approx. 17.4 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-500

Each with dents to footrim (all wobble slightly). One with more concentrated/noticeable dents along footrim and upper edge. Large cup with shallow dent to underside of bowl and repair to joint on stem (glue residue visible).


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.

Keywords

Chalice, Cyrillic script, Drinkware, Human behavior, Jewish culture, Kiddush, Religion, Shabbat, Tableware

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