A GEM-SET SILVER-MOUNTED CERAMIC DUCK-FORM KOVSH

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A GEM-SET SILVER-MOUNTED CERAMIC DUCK-FORM KOVSH
THE MOUNTS MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, MOSCOW, 1908-1917, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 24748 OR 24743; THE BODY, BY THE IMPERIAL STROGANOV SCHOOL, MOSCOW
Modelled in the form of a stylised duck, the ceramic body with green and light blue glaze, decorated with cast and chased silver mounts in the neo-Russian style, with scrolls and beads, the head decorated with stylised silver feathers, the chest mount set with a pale blue cabochon sapphire, the eyes set with cabochon garnets, the ceramic body marked under base, the mounts marked throughout
6 3/8 in. (16.3 cm.) long