Karl Nikols & Plinke
(, St. Petersburg 1857)
A Russian silver bowl, formed as a half walnut shell, trompe l'oil rim branch with walnut leaves and buds, oval base. Karl Nikols & Plinke, assayer Alexander Nikolaevich Mitin 1857, St. Petersburg town mark, 84 standard. Weight c. 730 gr. H. 9 cm. L. 32 cm. W. 26 cm.
Provenance: Danish private collection.