A Russian silver five-piece tea and coffee service
Aleksei Baranov & the 4th Artel, Moscow, before 1899
In the Rococo Revival taste and comprising a swing-handled cake basket and coffeepot with marks of Baranov, and a teapot, hinged covered sugar bowl and creamer by the 4th Artel, the bodies with chased scrolling foliate ornament separated by shaped panels, the interiors gilt-washed. (5).
H: 8 1/2 in. Total weight: 103.29 oz. t. (approx.)
Sold for $6,500 (buyer's premium included)