Russian Metal Artworks

Paper cutting knife (in the box)

    Paper cutting knife (in the box)

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Fabergé firm, F. Afanasyev gold and silverware workshop

    Silver, wood; polishing, presswork, chasing

    Diameter 24.8 cm

    Marks: "ФА"; identification mark of St. Petersburg District Assay Office 1908-1917; "88"; "ZII"


    Flat wooden flat knife with slightly curved blade with rounded end, with silver rim of the handle, decorated with spoon-shaped patterns, belts of rosettes and laurel leaves. Onlay silver monogram "ТЧ" is on the handle; silver facsimile signature “П.Тихомиров” is on the blade.


    Инв. 2937/ДПИ