A Jewelled Silver Kovsh

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BY FABERGÉ, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF ANDERS NEVALAINEN, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

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A Jewelled Silver Kovsh
By Fabergé, with the workmaster's mark of Anders Nevalainen, St. Petersburg, circa 1890
Of traditional form with raised prow, the interior centering a silver coin dated 1739 depicting the Empress Anna, the sides mounted with a twisted rope, the pierced flat handle set with an emerald and a red cabochon hardstone among stylized openwork foliage, the base inscribed 'For coxing Veteran's Race St. Petersburg 18 July 1896.', marked under base
4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) long
2½ oz. (80 gr.) gross weight