Russian Metal Artworks



    Russian Empire, Moscow

    The 1890s

    Fabergé firm

    Silver, crystal; faceting, casting, forge-rolling, gilding, chasing

    11.0 x 23.0 x 12.2 cm

    Marks: “К.ФАБЕРЖЕ”; two-headed eagle- Russian Empire coat of arms; the Imperial Court supplier; Moscow ciyu coat of arms ( St. George, the Victorious slaying a dragon with his spear) and silver alloy “84”


    Crystal rectangular factede vase with high welts, the gilded silver edge rim, with handles in the Historism style. The rectangular rim is decorated with a strip of forge-rolled ornament in the form of braid with rosette-inserts inside and suspended garlands with ribbons. Handles are in the form of bows from ribbons.