Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art



    Russian Empire, Russian Empire, Setting - Moscow. Glass - Vladimirskaya guberniya, Melenkovsky district, Gus-Khrustalny (town)


    Khlebnikov factory, Gus Crystal plant

    Silver, transparent colorless glass; flashed glass, guilloche, etching, presswork, engraving

    31.1 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm

    Marks: firm “ХЛЕБНИКОВЪ”; two-headed eagle, tee of Moscow District Assay department in 1908-1917 with alloy “84”; the Greek letter Delta


    Four-sided glass vase on silver base. The vase is decorated in the Art Nouveau style: floral motifs adorn the vase body; geometric ornament adorns its upper edge. Silver base is in the Neoclassical style - torches, connected by flower garlands, are at the corners of the quadrangular base, ornamented by frieze with the image of stylized acanthus leaves.