Important Russian, Asian, European & American Works
November 13th & 14th, 2012
A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL CHARKA, FEODOR RUCKERT, MOSCOW, 1899-1907.
Resting on a slightly flared raised foot with blue turquoise beading, the tapering cylindrical body with flared lip and overall enameled in floral forms on a dark blue ground, and set with an exotic bird form handle. Hallmarked Moscow 1899-1907, Cyrillic makers mark "F.R." for Feodor Ruckert, and 88 silver standard. Height 2.3 inches (6 cm).
Estimate: $7,000 - 10,000 € 5,390 - 7,700