Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set

UNKNOWN (worked from c.1950)

Vintage Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Cups & Saucers Set

c. 1970 St Petersburg, Russia

Offered by AC Silver

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These exceptional vintage Russian silver gilt tea cups and saucers have a circular rounded form onto a circular collet style base.

The surface of both the cup and saucer is embellished with fine and impressive cloisonné enamel scrolling stemmed foliate and floral designs using various tones of blue and green accented with paralleling bands of white enamel circular motifs, all on a black enamel background.

The enamel segments are encompassed with applied silver gilt paralleling rope twist ornamentation.

The cup is fitted with an impressive C shaped handle ornamented with circular black enamel motifs to the anterior surface of the handpiece.

The anterior and interior surfaces of these Russian tea cups and saucers retain the original gilding.

The hallmarks to the underside of each piece includes:

Maker's mark: ЛЮЗ (Untraced)
Soviet silver mark: Hammer and sickle star emblem
Assay mark: Л (Leningrad*)
Silver quality/purity mark: 916 (916/1000)

* The modern day city name of Lenigrad is St. Petersburg.

Dimensions
Cup
Length from back of handle to rim 9.3cm/3.7"
Diameter of rim 7.3cm/2.9"
Diameter of base 3cm/1.2"
Height 5cm/2"

Saucer
Diameter 10.9cm/4.3"
Height 1.1cm/0.4"

Total Weight
38.4 troy ounces/1195g




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

There are a few minor blemishes to the interior of the cups in keeping with age and use.

The Russian hallmarks struck to the underside of each piece are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these examples of vintage Russian silverware.
Date: Circa 1970

Origin: St Petersburg, Russia
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8578 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A8578
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage Russian silver and polychrome cloisonné enamel tea cups and saucers set; an addition to our range of drinks related silverware
AC Silver

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Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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