Russian Metal Artworks

Pail (bucket) with the lid

    Pail (bucket) with the lid

    Russia, Moscow


    Sazikov firm

    Silver; casting, chasing, engraving, gilding

    Height 23 cm

    Marks: "САЗИКОВ" (С is partly erased ) with the supplier; Assay mark with the initials of the assay inspector and date: "ИА/1861", silver alloy "84"; Moscow city coat of arms


    Silver pail in the shape of a truncated pyramid, with a removable lid, made in the technique of engraving, imitating wood with applied smooth hoops.  Two blank oval medallions framed by floral shoots and leaves are between the hoops, on two sides. Round silver lid with sculpted figure of a horse.