A Russian silver gilt & shaded cloisonné enamel kovsh with Imperial double-headed eagle by Vasily Agafonov, Moscow, 1899-1908. Of traditional form, the raised prow with an Imperial double headed eagle finial, the body enameled with stylized scrolling foliage in shades of blue, yellow, green & tan, against a gilt stippled ground, the stepped hook handle similarly decorated. Length 10 in.(25.4 cm).
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