Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Fruit bowl

    Fruit bowl

    Russian Empire


    Fabergé firm, Rappoport workshop , M.S. Kuznetsov Partnership for production of porcelain and faience items"

    Faience, silver; casting, chasing, covering

    33.5 x 12.5 x 11.2 cm

    Marks: firm - “ФАБЕРЖЕ"; maker -"I.P"; two-headed eagle in the circle; Saint Petersburg Assay office: silver alloy “84” and the city coat of arms. Mark on the vase paste: Cyrillic inscription beneath two-headed eagle, numerals "1" and "5"


    Faience rectangular vase with slightly convex sides, on low base, covered with deep blue glaze, with the body silver setting in the 19th century the naturalistic trend style. The setting is in the shape of double twig, with three leaves above the twig placed obliquely. Two side handles in the shape of intertwined branches, repeat the silhouette of the vase. The handles-branches merge in the bunch of chased leaves and olives at the ends, adjoining to the faience body.