item#329 Rare and Important Russian silver enamel tea set by Feodor Ruckert. For Price Please Inquire

A Rare and Important Russian silver enamel tea set by Feodor Ruckert, Retailed by 11 Artel. The sugar-bowl with mark of Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1896-1908; the tea-pot and jug with mark of the 11th Artel, Moscow. The bullet shaped bodies painted in vari-coloured enamel with stylized ferns and two monsters’ heads in green, the latter with floral sprays issuing from the mouths onto cream ground, with fantastical birds above, their wings spread and heads curled, a cylindrical band of floral scrolls at the necks, the scroll handles with flowers on green ground, the teapot and sugar bowl with slightly domed detachable covers, similarly enamelled, with bud finials, the teapot with green and cream ground spout, marked under bases. We are seeking to collect exceptional and important museum quality Russian silver enamels such as items in our private collection – please contact us at: (212) 682-2048 or email at:, if you have any such items for sale. For Price Please Inquire.
height of tea pot is 6.00″ or 15.3 cm. weight is 472 grams or 16.67oz

Provenance – Christies, London. The Russian Sale June 11, 2008. Item # 306