A pair of Russian silver-gilt and niello flutes, Moscow, circa 1840
Each of tapering cylindrical form, on a stepped circular foot, each nielloed with scrolling foliage and centering oval cartouches depicting the monument to Minin and Pozharsky, 84 standard
mark AK of an unidentified master (Postnikova-Loseva No. 674), with Swedish import marks
height 6½ in.