Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Goblet with image of a double-headed eagle and the Empress Elizabeth Petrovna monogram "EIP"

    Goblet with image of a double-headed eagle and the Empress Elizabeth Petrovna monogram "EIP"

    Russian Empire, St. Petersburg

    middle of the 18th century

    Imperial Glass factory

    Transparent colourless glass; blowing, faceting, engraving, grinding

    Height 23 cm

    Goblet of transparent colorless glass with cone-shaped bowl, on high leg-balustrade, that is comprised of two cut with "money" pattern apples, on round slightly raised in the center base. The goblet bottom is thick, pierced with air bubbles arranged as a flower (8 items) and large facets.

    The Empress Elizabeth Petrovna monogram - “ЕIP” is engraved beneath the Imperial crown on one side of the goblet. It is framed by military attributes and topped by a crown of daisies. A double-headed eagle under three crowns, with an orb and a scepter in his paws, framed by curls, bouquets and a crown of daisies.

    Инв.5070/ДПИ