Lot 103Russian Silver-Gilt and Cloisonné Enamel Salt Throne
Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1890, with Soviet control mark
Of traditional form, on bracket feet, with trapezoidal back and base with hinged seat, enameled throughout with varicolored scrolling foliage and geometric motifs. Height 3 5/8 inches (9.2 cm).
Christie's, New York, April 24, 2009, lot 157.
C The Estate of a Gentleman, Park Avenue and Southampton, New York
Sold for $4,375
In good condition. Light surface wear, scratches and minor bruises in areas; gilding lightly rubbed; left front foot slightly bent; end of pin to seat hinge slightly bent; minor losses to enamel in areas.
Gross weight: 103 grams.
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