Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Goblet with the Emperor Peter I portreit, mirror monogram and image of double-headed eagle

    Goblet with the Emperor Peter I portreit, mirror monogram and image of double-headed eagle

    Russian Empire

    1720’s

    Bohemian maker

    Transparent colorless glass; blowing, grinding, engraving, mechanical matting, polishing

    Height 29 cm

    Glass made of Bohemian crystal, with cone shaped cup, with leg in the form of tetrahedral, narrowed down rod, on round base. The cup body is decorated with stylized flowers and three medallions with images: the Emperor Peter I monogram, double-headed eagle beneath three crowns with an orb and a scepter in the paws; and the Emperor Peter I half portreit in laurel wreath, surrounded by military attributes. Vertical air bubble is inside the led trunk.

    Инв.448/ДПИ