Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg
Late 19th century
Silver, crystal; faceting, casting, chasing, gilding
Height 25 cm
Marks: unknown maker in rectangular shield “PJS”; Saint-Petersburg city mark – two crossed anchors and a scepter, with silver alloy “84”
Glass mug on round protruding base and ornately shaped handle, with hinged silver lid with grip and thumb ramp. The mug cylindrical body is decorated with belts of the “Russian stone” cut, brilliant facet and vertical flat facet. The hinged, gilded from the inner side lid is distinct in peculiar design due to its decoration by a row of duckpins and ball-shaped grip.