Russian Metal Artworks



    Moscow (setting). Vladimirskaya Province, Melenkovsky District, Gus-Khrustalny (glass)

    1908 -1917

    Gusev Crystal Factory, Khlebnikov factory

    Crystal, silver; carving, etching, casting, presswork, luster

    32.1 х 13.3 х 13.3 cm

    Marks: “ХЛЕБНИКОВЪ"; double-headed eagle; tee of Moscow District Assay Administration of 1908-1917


    Four-sided glass vase on silver base. The vase is decorated in the Modern style: floral patterns adorn the vase body,  geometric ornament - ornates its upper part. The silver base is in the Neoclassic style: torches connected by flower garlands are located on the pedestal corners. The pedestal is decorated by a frieze with stylized acanthus leaves.