Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Decorative vase

    Decorative vase

    Russia/France, Setting - Moscow. Glass - Lorraine, BaccaratSetting - Moscow; glass - Vladimirskaya guberniya, Melenkovsky district, Gus-Khrustalny (town)

    Glass: the 1900s; setting 1908 -1917

    Khlebnikov factory, Gusevsky Crystal Factory

    Silver, two-layer crystal; etching, presswork, engraving

    31.1 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm

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


    Four-sided glass vase on silver base, 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.