A parcel-gilt silver mounted coconut cup, makers mark GG, Moscow, mid-18th century

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A parcel-gilt silver mounted coconut cup, makers mark GG, Moscow, mid-18th century the stem cast as a male figure, the base with repoussé scrolls and foliate motifs, the body divided into three sections by vertical mounted silver bands, each section engraved with foliate scrolls, rosettes and militaria around a central cartouche containing: a phoenix standing on a canon, a crowned medal of the Order of St Stanislaus, an imperial double-headed eagle, the rim plain polished silver, the interior gilded, struck with makers initials height 23cm, 9⅛in. To see our full Digital Catalogue, including videos and slideshows, please visit our website. https://www.sothebys.com/en/buy/auction/2021/russian-works-of-art- faberge-and-icons/a-parcel-gilt-silver-mounted-coconut-cup-makers RUSSIAN WORKS OF ART, FABERGÉ AND ICONS