Russian Metal Artworks

Ladle-shaped bowl

    Ladle-shaped bowl

    Russia, Moscow


    Ivan Tarabrov gold and silverware workshop

    Crystal, silver; faceting, chasing, forge-rolling

    7.3 х 20.0 х 13.2 cm

    Marks: "НТ"; certificate marks of Moscow district assay department 1908-1917; "84"


    The Neo Russian style crystal faceted bowl, with silver-rimmed edge, spout and ornately shaped handle, stylized as the old Russian ladle. Ring-shaped rim is decorated with forge-rolled frieze with laurel images. Triangular-shaped spout is finished with bulbous top. Wide flat handle surface is decorated with foliage geometric pattern and stylized acanthus leaves.