Russian Metal Artworks

Vase for fruit

    Vase for fruit

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    The 3rd quarter of the 19th century

    Robert Kohun bronze and silverware factory

    Silver, crystal; faceting, casting, chasing

    26.0 x 32.0 x 32.0 cm

    Factory mark: “PK”; Saint-Petersburg coat of arms (two anchors and scepter) with silver alloy “84”


    Crystal vase in the form of roundish plate with scalloped edge, faceted with ovals with the image of stars inside, mounted on silver base in the Historism style. The base is in the form of ornately shaped stem, merging in “three-bladed” socle. The stem and the socle are decorated with stylized acanthus leaves.