Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Decanter with stopper

    Decanter with stopper

    Russian Empire, Penza Province, Gorodishchensky district, Nikolskoe village settlement

    The 1860's

    Nikolsko-Pestrovsky Bakhmetev plant

    Double-layer glass, bronze; grinding, gold painting, knurling, gilding, blowing

    Height 23.7 cm


    Decanter with stopper made of two-layered glass (clear colorless and color "speckled") octahedral, pear-shaped, with emphasized shoulders and high cone-shaped neck with the crown set in gilded bronze, on octahedral base. The base and wide facets on the decanter body are emphasized with gold. Cylindrical setting is decorated with relief rose garland. The stopper with faceted conical top.