A silver gem-set Imperial presentation kovsh of flat circular shape, with gilt interior and flat horizontal handle. The upper part of the lobed bowl is chased with a band of double-headed eagles set with cabochons. The trefoil-shaped handle has a similar design. Beneath it is inscribed in Cyrillic: First prize. 2-versta flat race in Krasnoe Selo 25 July 1913; horse Sally-Snap, rider cornet Voevodsky IV.
Russian Silver Imperial KovshFabergé
reference number: FB_027
diameter: 18 cm; overall length: 26 cm
maker’s mark: Imperial Warrant mark of Fabergé (Fabergé in Cyrillic)
assay mark of Moscow, 1908-1917
silver standard: 88 zolotnik
Fabergé inventory number 21294