Russian Metal Artworks

Ladle shaped vase

    Ladle shaped vase

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Egor Cheryatov gold and silverware factory

    Silver, crystal; cabochons; faceting, casting, chasing

    11.5 x 26.7 x 16.7 cm

    Marks: “ЛОРIЕ”, factory mark “Е.Ч”; certification mark of Moscow District Assay Department 1908-1917; alloy "84"


    Colourless crystal ladle with silver rim, boot-shaped handle, on four feet. Te ladle round crystal bowl is decorated with carved and "fan-shaped" facets, and multi-beam rosette on the bottom. The flanges rim smooth surfaces, feet and handles rims are decorated with the Neo-Russian style ornament of curls, beads and “braids”, with ornately shaped onlays (in the places of the feet fixing to the rim), with blue cabochons inserts.