FINE AND LARGE RUSSIAN SILVER-GILT AND SHADED ENAMEL THREE-HANDLED CUP

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By Fedor Ruckert, Moscow, circa 1900, retailed by Ovchinnikov, lobed and enameled with swans floating on ponds, storks, and flowers on grounds of slate blue, Chinese red, and olive green, the upper section and handles with multi-colored flowers and scrolling foliage on a pale yellow ground, the base enameled deep blue between silver-gilt filigree scrolls, marked with Cyrillic initials of maker and overstruck by mark of Ovchinnikov as retailer, 88 standard (91-66%.)