Russian, Asian, European & American Fine Art
Jun 11, 2013
RUSSIAN SILVER ENAMEL KOVSH, FEODOR RUCKERT
Estimate $7,500 - $10,000
Starting Bid $6,000
A RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND SHADED CLOISONNÉ ENAMELED KOVSH, FEODOR RUCKERT, MOSCOW 1896-1908.
Of traditional form, resting on a flared circular base overall enameled in multicolored scrolling floral and foliate motifs with large flower heads against a peach ground. The shaped scroll handle and prow similarly decorated, and with rope twist borders. Hallmarked Moscow 1896-1908, Cyrillic maker's mark FR for Feodor Ruckert and 84 silver standard. Length 4.25 inches (11 cm).