Fine Decorative Arts & Russian Works - April 28, 2012
Lot 17 - IMPERIAL RUSSIAN SILVER & CRYSTAL LETTER SET
Russian gold washed silver & crystal letter set. Beautiful set is elegantly designed with figural double headed eagle finial and letter opener. Marked in 4 locations. Holds AA assayer marks with 1891 date. Holds 84 zolotnik silver purity mark and town marks. I. Marshak Cyrillic workmaster marks. Measures approx. 5 1/2" height x 3" width x 3" depth (13.9cm x 7.6cm x 7.6cm). Weighs 777 grams. Pre-Sale estimate $2000-$3000.