Sale 436 Lot 783

* A Russian Silver and Enamel Spoon
Maker's mark likely of P. Ovchinnikov, assay mark obscured, Moscow, 1878
the handle with polychrome enamel, the underside with a blue enamel ground, with engraved foliate scrolls throughout.
marked on handle
4 ozt 5 dwt
Length 8 1/8 inches.
Estimate $ 1,000-2,000

Property from the Collection of James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

In overall fair condition.
Light to moderate surface scratches throughout consistent with handling and use. Some rubbing to gilt decoration. Enameling with areas of likely overpaingting on bowl exterior.

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