Russian Metal Artworks

Decanter with stopper

    Decanter with stopper

    Russia, Saint Petersburg

    Mid-19th century

    C. Sievers workshop

    Crystal, silver; faceting, engraving, casting, carving, repousse

    Height 32.0 cm

    Marks: "С.S"; St Petersburg coat of arms; "84"


    Circular glass decanter is engraved with floral motifs, with silver openwork neck rim  and silver stopper in the Historicism style. The ring-shaped openwork rim is made in the form of a braid. The stopper with ornately shaped crown is ornated with the image of a stylized lily.