Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Wineglass from the "Banquet" dinner set with the monogram "A" against ermine mantle, below the grand ducal crown

    Wineglass from the "Banquet" dinner set with the monogram "A" against ermine mantle, below the grand ducal crown

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    The 1850-1890s

    Imperial Glass Factory

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

    Height 11.3 cm, diameter 6.2 cm

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    Colorless transparent crystal wineglass with tulip-shaped cup, on octagonal stem with thickening in the center and round base with scalloped rim. The surface of the cup with wide polished vertical facet and "roller" facet is decorated with the monogram "A", painted on gold foil, on hermine mantle beneath the grand ducal (imperial) crown. The image is enclosed between the walls of round "optical" medallion. The prominent edge for lips is emphasized with smooth bevel.

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    Инв.1130/ДПИ