Russian Silver > Nikolai Alekseev Silver Gilt Salt Throne

A large Russian gilded silver salt throne, Nikolai Alekseev, Moscow, circa 1884.  Of traditional form with hinged seat and bracket feet, the back pierced and the lid of the seat engraved with an Cyrillic inscription translating as Without salt, without bread, it’s only half a meal; gilt interior. Dimensions: 5” h x 4 1/2” w (12.7 x 11.4 cm).

Price: $2,650

Item#: 1401-405

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