* A Russian Silver Mounted Cut Glass Basket
Mark of Fedor Lorie, Assay of A. Romanov, Moscow, 1885
the handled pierce decorated body with a central cartouche flanked by griffins, the side panels worked to show foliate scrolls.
marked with '84' standard on underside
Width 10 1/4 inches.
Estimate $ 500-700
Property from the Collection of Mr. James Lee Soffer, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
In overall good, stable condition. Light to moderate surface scratching throughout consistent with polishing and use. Glass insert without cracks, chips or repairs. Feet bent slightly out of alignment, stable but wobbles on a flat surface. Additional images available upon request.