Set of Six Russian Silver Teaspoons by DMITRIEV, 1851
In gilded silver, each fig-shaped bowl decorated with nielloed scrolling foliage on stippled ground, the tapered stem with baluster finial.
By M. Dmitriev, Moscow, 1851, assaymaster Andrei Kovalsky, fully hallmarked.
In original morocco leather St. Petersburg retailer’s box and stamp in Cyrillic.
5 1/2 in. (14 cm.) long.
Country: Russia, Moscow
Creation Date: Period of Nicholas I, 1851
Materials: Nielloed silver
Condition: Very good
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Reference Number: 209M