Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups
Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups

UNKNOWN (worked from c.1880)

Antique Pair of Russian Silver Egg Cups

c. 1900 Russia

Offered by AC Silver

£1,495 gbp
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These exceptional antique Russian silver egg cups have a circular rounded form to a swept pedestal foot.

The body of each egg cup is embellished with exceptional engraved scale decoration accented with a laurel festoon to either side.

The original screw fit silver gilt pedestal foot of each antique silver piece features a plain circular knop to the upper portion.

The two individual egg cups push fit together to conjoin and form an ovoid egg shape.

Each silver egg cup retains the original gilding to the interior and pedestals.

This variation of the Kokoshnik mark was used from 1896-1908, determining the date of this piece as circa 1900.

Dimensions

Height 12.1cm/4.8"
Height of individual cup 6.3cm/2.5"
Diameter of rim 4.6cm/1.8"
Diameter of foot 3.5cm/1.4"

Total Weight

2.9 troy ounces/89.9g

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These Russian silver egg cups are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The engraved decoration is very crisp.

Russian hallmarks struck to the surface to the interior of one egg cup and underside of one base are very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these Russian egg cups.
Maker: Untraced Maker's Marks
Date: Circa 1900
Origin: Russia
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9063 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Dimensions
Height 6.30 cm (2.48 inches)
Diameter 4.60 cm (1.81 inches)
Stock Code
A9063
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Russian silver egg cups; an addition to our silver cruet and condiment collection.
Signed/Inscribed
Russian hallmarks struck to the surface to the interior of one egg cup and underside of one base are very clear.
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Tyne & Wear
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