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Kovsh

Made by: Ovchinnikov, Pavel

On view in: Pavilion


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:
RUSSIA: Moscow
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
overall __ __3.94 IN __6.00 IN
overall __ __10.00 CM __15.24 CM

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","Russian Art at Hillwood"