A Fabergé Gilded Silver and Pictorial Enamel Kovsh, Moscow, circa 1910

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Of rounded shape with gently raised prow, the front with a shaped reserve on which is painted en plein Viktor Vasnetsov's 1898 Bogatyrs (Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow), the reserve surrounded by a field of bright blue enamel with geometric ornament in mustard yellow, olive, and brown; the body and raised handle with brightly colored stylized birds, fruits, and foliage against a white enamel ground, the edges of the handle with conforming decoration against a stippled gilt ground

marked K. Fabergé in Cyrillic with Imperial warrant overstriking mark of Fedor Rückert and with 88 standard

Height 3 7/8 in.
9.8 cm