A Russian silver gilt and plique-a-jour enamel notebook, Antip Kuzmichev, Moscow, circa 1890. The hinged cover notebook or carte de bal decorated with a scroll and geometric translucent red and blue motif outlined by bands of turquoise enamel beads, all within a geometric cloisonne and plique-a-jour enamel beaded border, the sides clasped together by a removable gilt pencil. Retailed by Tiffany and Company.
A VERY FINE antique Russian silver and shaded cloisonne enamel cigarette case, made in Moscow between 1908 and 1917, enameled in Medieval Russian style with four pairs of stylized birds and scrolling floral designs against turquoise ground.
A SUPERB large antique gilded silver and shaded cloisonne enamel kovsh by one of the best Russian enamelers - Maria Semyenova, of traditional boat shape with hook handle. The exterior of the bowl is completely covered with elaborate floral designs on richly colored grounds. Made in Moscow between 1908 and 1917.