Fine Russian Silver-Gilt and Enamel Imperial Presentation Tea Set
Ovchinnikov, Moscow, circa 1900
Comprising Teapot, two-handled Sugar Bowl, both with slip-on covers, and Creamer, all of bulbous form with shaped rims, enameled with multi-colored flowers and scrolling foliage and raised on four peg feet; and Sugar Shovel, Lemon Fork, Tea Strainer and Sugar Tongs enameled similarly, the base of the teapot with inscription, "Cannes Golf Club, 1910, Presented by H.I.H. Grand Duke Michael of Russia, Won by, Lady M. Hamilton-Russell." Contained in original fitted wood case of retailer, Ovchinnikov.