12/4/2023, 6:20:48
Vintage Russian Silver Gilt & Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Spoons c.1945 (1 of 10)
AC Silver
Flag of United KingdomTyne and Wear, UK
Andrew Campbell, founder and owner of AC Silver, has been dealing in antique silver and antique jewellery since 1977. In addition to a premier retail premises in Newcastle, north-east England, Andrew has developed an internationally recognised online store, serving both new and return customers nationally and worldwide. Andrew personally sources a wide range of items, including antique jewellery, antique diamond rings and antique gemstone rings. Andrew has also developed a fine and comprehensive inventory of antique silverware, AC Silver is a respected and trusted specialist in its field.
... See more

Vintage Russian Silver Gilt & Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Spoons c.1945

REF: A7319 / LA422050
Secure Payments By
Certified DealerApproved listing474 sales by dealer
Certified DealerApproved listing474 sales by dealer
Exceptional, fine and impressive set of eight antique Russian silver and enamel spoons; an addition to our silver flatware collection These exceptional vintage Russian silver and enamel spoons have an oval shaped bowl onto a elongated stem. The reverse surface of each bowl is embellished with cloisonné floral and scrolling leaf designs on black enamel background, accented with various unusual tones of polychrome enamel highlighting the bead, spindle and tear drop ornamentation. The enamel segments are encompassed with applied silver gilt paralleling rope twist ornamentation. The posterior surface of each handle incorporates a lobed knop to the shoulders. The spoons terminate with blue and maroon toned cloisonné enamel decorated handpieces encompassed with alternating bead and spindle designs, in addition to a lobed coronet style finial to each terminal. The hallmarks to the anterior surface of the stem of these impressive Russian enamel spoons include: Maker's mark: Cma (untraced) Silver quality/purity mark: 875, 84 (84 zolotniks*) Kokoshnik mark: Δ,, Delta (Moscow**) * 84 zolotniki is equivalent to 875/1000 or .875 standard silver. ** This variation of the Kokoshnik mark was used from 1927-1958, determining the date of this piece as circa 1945.
Length 14.8cm/5.8" Length of handle 6.6cm/2.6" Length of bowl 4.3cm/1.7" Width of bowl 2.9cm/1.1" Total Weight:- 6.8 troy ounces/211g
AC Silver has clarified that the Vintage Russian Silver Gilt & Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Spoons c.1945 (LA422050) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1945
These vintage silver and enamel spoons are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The enamel panels are in perfect condition. Full Russian hallmarks struck to the reverse of each stem are all very clear.
additional info
This Vintage Russian Silver Gilt & Polychrome Cloisonne Enamel Spoons c.1945 is located in United Kingdom