Lot 104Russian Silver-Gilt Champlevé Enamel Salt Throne
Khlebnikov, Moscow, 1883
Of traditional form, on bracket feet, the arched back centering a vacant cartouche surmounted by roundels, the rectangular body, hinged cover and base, enameled throughout with varicolored scrolling foliage and geometric motifs. Height 6 1/2 inches (16.5 cm).
Christie's, London, June 6, 2011, lot 153.
C The Estate of a Gentleman, Park Avenue and Southampton, New York
Sold for $8,125
In good condition. Light surface wear, scratches and minor bruises in areas; gilding lightly rubbed; minor losses to enamel in areas, some possible minor restoration to enamel in areas.
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