Lot 0232: A LARGE XL RUSSIAN SILVER & ENAMEL EGG WITH STAND

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A fabulous extra large gilt-silver and Easter egg with a figural stand. The exterior is designed in the neo-Russian style and enameled with blue, white, red, and green geometrical and floral patterns made in the Cloisonne technique. The egg has a gilded-silver interior. The surface is adorned with purple cabochons, a relief Imperial double-headed eagle on the front, and two large medallions painted on enamel with images of beautiful Russian landscape views. A three-legged stand in the shape of lion feet and wings on top. The egg itself is gilded inside. Marked with Russian hallmarks, Silver standard mark, and other Cyrillic and Assay marks inside. Weight: 464 g.

Overall condition good. Signs of Wear and Age. Some Patina. Minor Scratches in Enamel.
H: 5 1/4 x D: 3 5/8 in.

Auction Date

October 30th, 2021

PRICE WITH BUYER PREMIUM

$3,584.00