A late 19th to early 20th Century Russian silver model of a cat, realistically modelled with its right paw raised and green paste eyes on a green hardstone base with silver border, stamped to base and tail with 84 silver purity marks, workmaster marks AH, possibly for Alexei Nasyedin, St Petersburg
Liz Winnicott DGA - Valuer & Auctioneer
Silver & Jewellery
Liz joins Fieldings as a consultant valuer and auctioneer specialising in jewellery and silver. After studying for an MA in Arts Market appraisal in London, Liz spent several years in a regional auction house progressing to a senior position within the company. More recently, Liz has gained her DGA Diamond diploma with distinction and is a member of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain. Her most significant finds to date include a large collection of 19th Century micromosaic jewellery which sold for in excess of £35,000, an L.S.Lowry pen and pencil drawing which sold for £26,500 and a Rodin bronze sculpture selling for £12,700.