Lot 198 Soviet presentation hatchet

Lot 198 Soviet presentation hatchet

Soviet presentation hatchet “Industrialisation Is the Only Way To Socialism”. Similar decorative works were customly made as first export presentational artworks of the USSR and as gifts to the Soviet party leaders and industry forefronts. In 1923 Zlatoust hatchets were exhibited at the Universal Exhibition in Lyon. Steel, Nickel plating, gilding, etching, blueing, needle engraving. Zlatoust Instrumental Factory. 1935. Dimensions: 14.5 х 10.8 cm.

Starting price: 1,000 €

Estimate: 1,200 - 1,500 €

Sold price: 3,250 €