A Silver, Guilloché, Champlevé and Plique-à-Jour Enamel Kovsh

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MARKED KHLEBNIKOV WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1899-1908

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A Silver, Guilloché, Champlevé and Plique-à-Jour Enamel Kovsh
Marked Khlebnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1899-1908
Of traditional form, with rounded prow and lobed flat handle, the bowl centering a translucent lime green guilloché enamel cartouche of a dragon, surrounded by varicolor geometric ornament in champlevé and plique-à-jour enamel, marked under base, also with scratched inventory number 3424 C; together with a silver and champlevé enamel caddy spoon, maker's mark indistinct, possibly Khlebnikov with the Imperial warrant, Moscow, 1908-1917, with twist stem and lobed flat handle, enamelled overall with varicolor geometric and stylized foliate ornament, marked under join
The kovsh 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) long (2)