A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL KOVSH

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MARKED LIUBAVIN, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903

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A SILVER-GILT AND CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL KOVSH
MARKED LIUBAVIN, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1903
Of traditional form, the raised prow with an Imperial double-headed eagle finial centring a vacant escutcheon, the body enamelled with stylised scrolling foliage in shades of blue, yellow, green and tan, below a blue enamelled scrolling frieze detailed with white beads, within blue pellet borders, on a gilt stippled ground, the stepped hook handle similarly enamelled and applied with the St Petersburg coat-of-arms below the Imperial crown, marked under base
12 in. (30.5 cm.) long