Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg
First half of the 19th century
Imperial Glass factory
Magnesium glass, bronze; blowing, grinding, casting, chasing, gilding
Height 28 cm
Crater-shaped vase from transparent magnesium glass with scalloped edge, on smooth gilded bronze square base (plinth). The vase smooth surface is finished with wide facet. The handles are made in the form of stylized grape leaves with vines.