Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Decanter with stopper

    Decanter with stopper

    Russian Empire, Oryol province, Bryansk district, Dyatkovo village

    Late 19th century

    Boehm E.M. – the sketch author, Dyatkovo Crystal Factory

    Transparent violet glass (manganese); painting with polychrome (colored) enamels

    33.5 x 11.0 x 11.0 cm


    Transparent amethyst glass decanter with triangular body and high cylindrical neck, with detachable cylindrical stopper with conical finial.
    Smooth body surface is decorated with stylized foliage-geometric ornament made with polychrome enamels in the Neo-Russian style. Color scheme of enamels is based on the combination of yellow, red and green shades.