AN IMPRESSIVE PUNCH BOWL, STAND AND KOVSH

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maker's mark of Pavel Ovchinnikov under Imperial Warrant, Moscow, 1880

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The large bulbous bowl inscribed in Russian: Drink for health from the good silver Bratina, may the celebration go well and the host be healthy; the kovsh similarly inscribed: The guest drinks it up, the host fills it up

the tray on four ball supports, the raised centre part supporting four stylised lions within velvet-lined wooden case, the interior of the lid stamped with the Ovchinnikov mark under the Imperial Warrant; together with 11 parcel-gilt cups