A silver tea and coffee service, Sazikov, St Petersburg, 1873
Comprising: kettle on stand with burner, coffee pot, a pair of tea pots, creamer, lidded tazza, sugar bowl, cake bowl, a pair of plates and two tongs. One set of tongs earlier with worn initials beneath a baronial coronet, Ignatius Sazikov, 1868, 84 standard. Each of the remaining items in Rococo taste with engraved floral motifs, standing on scrolling leaf feet and set or engraved with the coat of arms of the Counts Berg, gilt interiors, ivory insulators, 84 standard
height of the kettle 41cm, 16in.