Russian Metal Artworks

Silver goblet

    Silver goblet

    Russia, Moscow

    late 19th century

    Fabergé firm

    Silver; casting, presswork, cutting, gilding

    14.1 х 7.1 х 7.1cm

    Marks: "К.Ф"; Moscow city mark with alloy number "84"; Inv. No."18464" and "804"


    Silver goblet with rounded-conical shape gilded inside the bowl, on a short stem and a high round base with four cast ball feet. The smooth surface of the bowl is decorated in the lower part with a carved pattern with an image of two stylized egg-and-dart ornament arranged in two rows, with two onlay twisted flagella bands at the top. The base of the goblet, accentuated along the edge with a belt comprised of stylized dentils, is decorated with a carved foliage pattern of acanthus leaves. The cup is made in the Neoclassical style.