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DescriptionA Twenty-Two-Piece Russkiye Samotsvety Gilt Silver and Cloisonné Tea Service in Original Fitted Case, Saint Petersburg, Russia, circa 1980
Marks: (colon-3-maker's mark), (Ʌ-star-hammer-sickle-925)
8-1/4 x 6 x 5 inches (21.0 x 15.2 x 12.7 cm) (largest, teapot)
123.7 ounces (gross)
The baluster-form service with cobalt-ground punctuated by yellow scalloped beading, white flowers with scrolling tendrils, and turquoise and cerulean foliage.
The lot comprising:
1 6-1/4 inch tall covered pitcher;
1 5-1/2 inch tall covered pitcher;
1 handled and covered sugar bowl
6 demitasse spoons.
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.
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