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SOLD - Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Enamel Scent Flask - Antique Circa 1900

A fine and impressive antique Russian silver and polychrome enamel scent flask; an addition to our Russian silverware collection

SKU: A2373
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SOLD - Russian Silver Gilt  and Polychrome Enamel Scent Flask - Antique Circa 1900
SOLD - Russian Silver Gilt and Polychrome Enamel Scent Flask - Antique Circa 1900

Description


This fine antique Russian silver gilt and polychrome enamel scent flask has a moon flask form.


The front and reverse surface of the flask is ornamented with cloisonné scrolling leaf and floral designs encircled with bands of bead decoration and a zigzag band using shades of blue, green, pink, black and white enamel.


This antique piece retains the original screw fit cover ornamented with polychrome enamel zigzag bands separated by a band of bead decoration to the lower portion.


The sides and top portion of the cover are embellished with cloisonné scrolling leaf and floral motif decoration using shades of red and blue enamel.


The flask is fitted with a link chain with a belt clip.


This fine example of enamelled Russian silverware has a gilded underside.


The hallmarks struck to the underside of this impressive Russian scent flask include:

Maker's mark: HA (Nikolay Alekseyev/Николай Алексеев)

Silver quality/purity mark: 88 (88 zolotniks)

Kokoshnik Mark: ИЛ (Ivan Lebedkin, Moscow)


Condition


This antique Russian scent flask is an exceptional gauge of silver, fine quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The polychrome enamel is in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the flask are all very clear in keeping with age and location.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Russian silverware.


Dimensions


Height to top of cover 6.5cm/2.6"

Width 4.3cm/1.7”

Depth 2cm/0.8"


 
 
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Andrew Campbell started trading in Antique Silver in the 1970's. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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