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Our collection increases every day with antique wooden boxes and matrioshka dolls, Tula iron and copper items, bronzes, folk art, sets of weights and coats of arms.We have just purchased a large collection of wooden items with birch boxes and a very large wooden salt throne.


Popov Spaniel

 
     Popov Spaniel
£ price on application     
Russian a 19th century porcelain Spaniel by the Popov factory after a model by Meisen
Code: IMG_3438

 
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Tsar Nicholas 11

 
     Tsar Nicholas 11 Napkins
£ 500.00     
Imperial Russian, five linen napkins woven with the Imperial cypher of Tsar Nicholas 11 and dates....28 x 34ins....price £500 each
Code: IMG_1041

 
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Figure

 
     1930's Figure
£ price on application     
Soviet, a porcelain figure entitled "Collective Farm Woman with Cabbage", designed by Natalia Danko. Lomonosov Factory, date of 1939 on base. ( on page 174, fig 111 "Ode to Joy")
Code: fig1

 
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Arts and Crafts Cabinet

 
     Arts and Crafts Cabinet
£ price on application     
Russian, circa 1900 a rare Arts and Crafts movement cabinet by Elena Polenova (1850 - 1898). 18 X 15 X 6 ins.( illustrated in the Abramtsevo book).
Code: dsc4686

 
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Salt Throne

 
     Salt Throne
£ 1,350.00     
Russian, circa 1900 a birchwood , silver and enamel salt throne.
Code: dsc4622

 
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Russian Woodwork

 
     Russian Woodwork
£ 590.00         Sold
Russian, circa 1900 a wonderful-looking painted wood box, the reverse with the warrior on horseback.
Code: dsc4339

 
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Russian Woodwork

 
     Russian Woodwork
£ price on application     
A few examples from our extensive collection of pre-Revolutionary Russian wood work which will be on display from the middle of December.
Code: dsc3699

 
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Imperial Ball figures

 
     Imperial Ball figures
£ 1,150.00     
Russian, four carved and painted wood flat figures to depict characters from the Imperial Balls.
Code: dsc3252

 
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Russian Wooden Bears

 
     Russian Wooden Bears
£ 1,250.00     
Russian Bears...part of a collection of carved wooden toys.
Code: dsc3248

 
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Soviet Radio

 
     Soviet Radio
£ 2,650.00     
Soviet, a rare and "show-stopping" radio, with the look of a 1950's American car dashboard.(We are delighted to inform all our customers that this Soviet radio does transmit in the English language !!!!. ) 12 x 14ins.
Code: dsc02834

 
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Mammoth Tusk Chess Set

 
     Mammoth Tusk Chess Set
£ price on application     
Russian, a finely carved mammoth tusk chess set on dark and light wooden bases.
Code: dsc02773

 
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Birch-Wood Collection

 
     Birch-Wood Collection
£ price on application     
Russian, a collection of birch-wood boxes, bowls and pots
Code: dsc02753

 
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Presentation Inkstand

 
     Presentation Inkstand
£ 2,650.00     
Russian, a very attractive Naval presentation inkstand in brass and copper with the presentation inscription on a hallmarked silver plaque.
Code: dsc02691

 
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Moulded Glass Tea Caddy

 
     Moulded Glass Tea Caddy
£ 1,250.00     
Russian, a dated 1903 moulded glass tea caddy with full markings (original key). 5 x 4ins.
Code: dsc02606

 
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Salt Throne

 
     Salt Throne
£ 1,650.00     
Russian, "arts and crafts movement", a large wooden salt throne. (shown before polishing)
Code: dsc02523

 
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Steeplechase Cigar Box

 
     Steeplechase Cigar Box
£ 1,650.00     
Russian, circa 1900 birch cigar box with an inlaid silver plaque of steeple-chasing
Code: dsc02332

 
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Ballet Russes

 
     Serge Ferat
£ price on application     
Serge Ferat...a costume painting on the silk lid of a lingerie box, signed with initials.
Code: dsc02252

 
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1883 Coronation Medal

 
     1883 Coronation Medal
£ 1,250.00     
Russian, a birchwood box inset with a medal of the Coronation of Tsar Alexander 111.
Code: dsc02135

 
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Map Box

 
     Map Box
£ 1,850.00         Sold
Russian, a miniature 18th.century printed plan of St.Petersburg enclosed in a tortoiseshell and gold rimmed box.
Code: dsc01864

 
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Tsar Nicholas II and the Empress Alexandra.

 
     Tsar Nicholas II and the Empress Alexandra.
£ 3,250.00     
Tsar Nicholas II and the Empress Alexandra a pair of opaline glass biscuit jars. Circa 1900. Height 12ins., 31cms.
Code: dsc01239

 
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Bear on Crystal Ice

 
     Bear on Crystal Ice
£ 2,650.00     
Russian, circa 1900 a finely cast ormulu bear mounted on a large rock-crystal ice floe.
Code: dsc001189

 
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Wooden Coachman

 
     Wooden Coachman
£ 1,750.00     
Russian, circa 1900 , a finely carved wooden figure of a coachman lighting his pipe. This figure is probably a maquette for the stone figures made by Faberge. 8ins.tall.
Code: Kif_6383

 
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Grand-Duke Alexander Alexandrovich

 
     Grand-Duke Alexander Alexandrovich
£ 1,250.00         Sold
Russian, an Imperial portrait sulphide paperweight of Grand-Duke Alexander Alexandrovich.
Code: Kif_6302

 
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Cossack Seal

 
     Cossack Seal
£ 1,250.00         Sold
A Russian silver Cossack table seal. 3.5ins.
Code: dscoo231

 
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Rudolf Nureyev

 
     Rudolf Nureyev
£ price on application     
Rudolf Nureyev, from a collection of wonderful ballet photographs of this great dancer. UNDER OFFER
Code: Kif_6045

 
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Kasli Ironwork

 
     Kasli Ironwork
£ 2,850.00     
Russian, Kasli Iron works, a pair of highly decorative filgree platters by A.S.Mochalin. 17ins.
Code: Kif_5896

 
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Painted Wooden Plates.

 
     Painted Wooden Plates.
£ 1,450.00     
Russian, probably Abramtsevo circa 1896 a rare pair of painted and carved wooden plaques with stylised images of the Tsar and Tsarina , surrounded by entwined hearts. 11inches.
Code: Kif_4169

 
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Gold Scales

 
     Gold Scales
£ 890.00     
Russian, circa 1900 boxed set of Gold Scales. ( Trade labels and measurements on the inside of the lid)
Code: Kif_3407

 
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Boxed  Scales

 
     Boxed Scales
£ 850.00     
Circa 1900 an attractive boxed set of scales.
Code: Kif_3350

 
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Peasant-Work Box

 
     Peasant-Work Box
£ 290.00     
Russian, circa 1900 painted conical box with a pan-slavic scene of a Kremlin. 4.5 x 2.5 ins.
Code: Kif_3375

 
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Peasant-Work Box

 
     Peasant-Work Box
£ 490.00     
Russian, circa 1900 painted wood barrell with a racing troika scene. 8 x 5ins.
Code: Kif_3373

 
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Peasant-Work Box

 
     Peasant-Work Box
£ 390.00     
Russian, circa 1900 a barrell painted with a walled town scene. 7 x 4 ins.
Code: Kif_3372

 
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Peasant-Work Box

 
     Peasant-Work Box
£ 290.00     
Russian, circa 1900 box painted with an image of a Cossack. 2.25 ins.
Code: Kif_3370

 
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Peasant-Work Box

 
     Peasant-Work Box
£ 120.00     
Russian, circa 1900 a painted box with a mother and child in a field of corn. 6.5 x 4ins.
Code: Kif_3369

 
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Bust of Czar Alexander 1st.

 
     Bust of Czar Alexander 1st.
£ 1,650.00     
Russian, a small carved marble bust of Czar Alexander 1st.
Code: Kif_1939

 
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Russian Hat Box

 
     Russian Hat Box
£ 690.00     
Russian, circa 1900 wooden hat box with Imperial markings.
Code: Kif_1427

 
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 Abramtsevo  Wooden Box

 
      Abramtsevo Wooden Box
£ 390.00     
Russian,Abramtsevo, circa 1900 carved wooden box . Approx 12 x 8ins. (damaged around hinge)
Code: Kif_1268

 
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Russian Ball Figures

 
     Russian Ball Figures
£ 245.00     
Russian, two carved and painted wood figures from the Imperial Ball. 3 ins.
Code: Kif_1263

 
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Wooden Birdcage

 
     Wooden Birdcage
£ 1,150.00     
Russian, circa 1900 a wooden birdcage in the form of a dacha.
Code: Kif_1023

 
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Money Box

 
     Money Box
£ 390.00     
Russian, a polished iron money box in the form of a safe.
Code: Kif_0837

 
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Ivan Poddubny 1871 - 1946

 
     Ivan Poddubny 1871 - 1946
£ 1,250.00         Sold
Ivan Poddubny 1871-1946, a bronze figure of the World Champion wrestler, known as the Ukrainian Hercules, dated 1976.12inches high. SOLD
Code: Kif_0775

 
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Carved Plaque of Monkeys

 
     Carved Plaque of Monkeys
£ 290.00     
Russian, a 19th. Century carved plaque of Monkeys, inscibed on the reverse" Mr and Mrs Gaze" and dated.
Code: Kif_0592

 
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Carved Figure of Priest

 
     Carved Figure of Priest
£ 690.00     
A North European carved wood figure of a Priest (18/19th.Century). 9 ins.
Code: Kif_0391

 
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Silver and Niello Belt

 
     Silver and Niello Belt
£ 1,450.00     
Russian, a fine silver and niello belt with Royal Cypher. 35 ins.
Code: Kif_9981

 
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Tsar Nicholas 1 Box

 
     Tsar Nicholas 1 Box
£ 1,850.00     
Russian, a birchwood cigarette box, inset with a silver plaque of Tsar Nicholas I lying in state. (silver inscribed plaque inside lid)
Code: Kif_9050

 
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Large Peasant-Work Plaque

 
     Large Peasant-Work Plaque
£ 490.00     
Russian, circa 1900, a large oval painted peasant-work plaque.
Code: Kif_8122

 
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Russian Coachman

 
     Russian Coachman
£ 245.00     
Russian, a 19th. Century "hollow-back" figure of a coachman in brass
Code: Kif_6909

 
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 1896 Coronation Beaker,

 
      1896 Coronation Beaker,
£ 750.00     
Russian, 1896 Coronation beaker, the "Cup of Sorrows". We have a fine example in stock at the moment. Prices from £290 to £750.
Code: Kif_6932

 
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Thimble case

 
     Thimble case
£ 290.00     
A Russian birchwood box in the form of a pear, opening to reveal a bone thimble.
Code: kif_6201

 
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Imperial Eagle

 
     Imperial Eagle
£ 590.00     
Russian, a late 19th.century cast copper-bronze Imperial Eagle. ( Provenance European Royal Family ).
Code: Kif.5842

 
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Russian 18th.Century pottery tile

 
     Russian 18th.Century pottery tile
£ 750.00     
Russian , an 18th.Century pottery tile
Code: kif_2929

 
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Travelling inkwells

 
     Travelling inkwells
£ 2,450.00     
Russian circa 1880, a Collection of heavy brass inkwells and a bell in the form of weights. 2.5-3 ins, 6-8 cms.
Code: dsc02321

 
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 Russian-A birchwood lidded urn, the top set with a copper coin of 1737

 
      Russian-A birchwood lidded urn, the top set with a copper coin of 1737
£ 1,350.00     
Russian 19th century, a birchwood lidded urn, the top set with a copper coin of 1737. 8 ins, 20 cms.
Code: kif_2350

 
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Imperial Coat of Arms

 
     Russian Imperial Coat of Arms
£ 2,250.00     
Russian 19th century iron Imperial Coat of Arms.Label on reverse inscribed “HMS Glory N.Russia 1919, Coat of Arms taken from Russian Cruiser “Askoid” whose crew revolted) . Mounted on a wooden shield shaped plaque. 11.5 x 10ins., 29 x 25cms.
Code: kif_2432

 
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Russian-A decorated steel money box

 
     Russian-A decorated steel money box
£ 890.00     
Russian circa 1900,a decorated steel money box. Manufactured in the USA by C.O.Burns and Co., 320 Fifth Avenue, New York.. 4.5 x 2.5ins., 12 x 6cms.
Code: kif_2060

 
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Money Sack

 
     Money Sack
£ 1,450.00     
Russian 1852-l854, a plated trompe d’oile money sack, the top applied with gilded cut-outs of European gold coins.
Code: dsc02329

 
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Russian Imperial Eagle

 
     Russian Imperial Eagle
£ 890.00     
Russian Imperial Eagle - probably removed from a shop front, would have signified Imperial Patronage. Mounted on wooden block. 20 x 22cm (8 x 8.5ins)
Code: imp353

 
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Russian- By Elena Yanson-Maniser

 
     Russian- By Elena Yanson-Maniser
£ 9,750.00     
Russian plaster maquette of the Ballerina H M Duinskaya by Elena Yanson-Maniser. The most important sculptress of the Russian Ballet world see “Soviet Ballet in the work of Yanson-Maniser” 50 cm (19½”) high
Code: pg38_2

 
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