Russian Empire, Moscow
1889- early 1890s
Silver, crystal; faceting, casting, gilding, chasing
Height 21.5 cm
Marks: firm – “К.Ф.”; Moscow city coat of arms (St. George the Victorious, slaying a dragon with his spear) with silver alloy “84”
Crystal spherical decanter, spirally faceted, with glass handle, silver rim, a spout and hinged lid in the Historism style. Ring-shaped rim and hinged lid with grip are in the form of shells and complemented by rocaille curls.