A GROUP OF NIELLO SILVER-GILT TABLE ARTICLES VARIOUS MAKERS, RUSSIA, LATE 18TH / 19TH CENTURY

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Comprising a goblet, on a spreading foot, with a scroll handle cast with foliate motifs and a bird, the body nielloed with a cartouche depicting the monument to Peter the Great, surrounded by scrolling foliage, makers mark possibly of Konstantin Pets, Moscow, mid-19th century, a cup with angular handle, nielloed with cartouches depicting scenes of Moscow, amongst scrolling foliage, mark of Vasilii Semenov, Moscow, 1883, a box with detachable cover, circular, nielloed with mythical and pastoral scenes, on a stippled ground, indistinct makers mark, Moscow, late 18th / early 19th century, two bowls, circular, each nielloed throughout with foliate motifs, one with allegorical images of four seasons, both apparently unmarked, a scent bottle, with detachable stopper, nielloed with a lady and gentleman playing musical instruments, marked Afanasii and Stepan Popov, Velikii Ustiug, circa 1770The goblet, 6 in. (15.2 cm.) high, and smaller