Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Decanter with stopper

    Decanter with stopper

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    Circa 1786

    Transparent green glass; polychrome enamels’ painting

    Height 25.5 cm


    Decanter of dark green glass, rectangular, decorated with enamel painting. The image of a double-headed eagle beneath the Imperial crown with an orb and a scepter in the paws is on one side, the inscription "1786 ГОДА МАРТА 30ДНА" is on the other side. Two sides are decorated with floral ornament.