Russian Metal Artworks

Granted ladle

    Granted ladle

    Russia, Moscow


    Fabergé firm

    Silver, colored stones; casting, presswork, chasing, oxidation, gilding

    12.0 х 32.3 х 15.0 сm

    Marks: " К.ФАБЕРЖЕ ", double-headed eagle; tee of Moscow District Assay Administration 1899-1908 with alloy number "84"; inventory number 20123 (?)


    Large, silver-coated boat-shaped ladle, gilded inside, with figured shelf-shaped handle, on low ring-shaped base. The smooth, oxidized body of the ladle with small spout is decorated with onlay gilded double-headed eagle (in the center) and three colored cabochon stones arranged on both sides in rectangular, with concave sides, settings. The figured handle is decorated with a relief image of pair of birds sitting on a fancy tree.