Russian Metal Artworks

Milk jug

    Milk jug

    Russia, Moscow


    Ovchinnikov factory

    Silver; casting, chasing, gilding

    Height 16.8 cm

    Marks: "П. Овчинниковъ with the supplier"; assay - ЛО/1891, 84, coat of arms of Moscow


    Milk jug in "the Russian style" on the stand with round tray. The jug body and handles in the decorated imitating birch bark braid. The jug front surface is ornated with the image of three cowsheds (one of them is bricked) that are located in the meadow with brook,  the forest is behind.  The initials "SW" are on the stand.