A RUSSIAN GILDED SILVER AND LACQUER TEASET, OVCHINNIKOV, MOSCOW, 1890/91
Comprising Teapot, Covered Sugar Bowl, Creamer, Tea Caddy, and a pair of Sugar Tongs, chased with foliage and applied with insects on a red lacquer ground. Together with a similar lemon Fork, Moscow, 1889, and a pair of small Beakers, also a set of twelve Teaspoons enameled red and engraved with scrolls, Moscow, 1887. Contained in a fitted burlwood box. 20 pieces.