Russian Silver-Gilt and Niello Tea Set
Ovchinni-kov, Moscow, 1868
Comprising Teapot, Hot Water Jug, Covered Sugar Bowl, Cream Jug, Sweetmeat Basket and Tray, all pieces nielloed with scrolling foliage, the circular tray nielloed with a view of a cathedral, raised on three ball feet. Together with a pair of Sugar Tongs and a Sifting Spoon. 8 pieces.