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KOVSH

Made by: Pavel Ovchinnikov

Currently in storage


About this object

Handle is covered with leaf and floral designs in filigree enamel. Bowl is entirely plique a jour enamel. On left side is a swan swimming, and on right, another swimming in the opposite direction. Remainder of surface has a pattern of water plants and flowers. In bottom is a shell fish, also in a pattern of water plants.

Category:
enamels
Object name:
KOVSH
Made from:
Silver gilt -- enamel
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
10 × 15.2 cm (3 15/16 × 6 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
15.48
Class:
ENAMEL
Signature marks:
MARK on bottom: Kokoshnik, 84, Kokoshnik, OO
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Russian Enamels: Kievan Rus to Fabergé"