Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Items from the "Banquet" dinner set with the monogram "OA" on ermine mantle below the grand ducal crown: vase, wine glasses

    Items from the "Banquet" dinner set with the monogram "OA" on ermine mantle below the grand ducal crown: vase, wine glasses

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    The 1850-1890s

    Imperial Glass Factory

    Transparent colorless crystal, foil; blowing, grinding, faceting, enamel painting over golden foil, gold painting

    Salad bowl: height 6.5 cm, diameter 23.0 cm. Wine glasses: height 6.9 cm, diameter 5.6 cm

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    Colorless transparent crystal hemispherical vase with scalloped edge. The vase body is divided by vertical concave smooth profiles, decorated with the monogram "OA", painted on gold foil, against ermine mantle background below the grand-ducal (imperial) crown. The image is enclosed between the walls of the round "optical" medallion.  Multi-beam rosette is on the vase bottom.


    Transparent colorless crystal wine glasses of rounded conical form, on a round base with scalloped edge, with ornately shaped handle. The surface of each wine glass is grinded with vertical facet and the facet “roller", decorated with the monogram "ОА", written on gold foil, on ermine mantle background, below the grand ducal (imperial) crown. The image is enclosed between the walls of round "optical" medallion. The base is grinded with prismatic facet. The prominent edge for lips is emphasized with smooth bevel.

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    Инв.2425.1-13/ДПИ