A set of twelve Russian gilded silver and shaded cloisonné enamel spoons, 20th Artel, Moscow, 1908-1917, retailed by Nemirov-Kolodkin. The backs of the spoons enameled with brightly-colored stylized tulips and leaves against a forest green ground within borders enameled with aubergine spirals, geometric ornament in turquoise and peach, and arched panels of cinnamon and peach with applied beads and cloisons. The spoons with twist stems and mitre finials, the handles enameled with geometric ornament in navy blue, white, and turquoise. Contained in silk- and velvet-lined fitted wood case of the Moscow jewelers Nemirov-Kolodkin, their stamped gilt logo indicating that they are purveyors to the Court of Grand Duchess Elisabeth Feodorovna.
Length of spoons: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm).
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