Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Goblet with the image of a double-headed eagle and monogram of the Empress Catherine II - "EA II"

    Goblet with the image of a double-headed eagle and monogram of the Empress Catherine II - "EA II"

    second half of the 18th century

    Unknown private factory

    Transparent colourless glass; blow-and- blow process, cutting, engraving, grinding

    Height 24.8 cm

    Goblet of transparent colorless glass with a cone-shaped cup, on high leg-balustrade, on round slightly raised in the center base. Monogram of the Empress Catherine II – “EA II” under the imperial crown in round medallion is on one side. Double-headed eagle under the Imperial crown, with an orb and a scepter in its paws is on the other side. Foliate pattern with daisies is engraved between the imaged. The leg cis comprised of three apples, cut with "money" pattern.

    One air bubble, located in the center, is in the goblet bottom.

    Инв.2636/ДПИ