Russian Metal Artworks

Shallow vase for sweets

    Shallow vase for sweets

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Fabergé firm

    Silver, glass; faceting, forge-rolling, gilding

    6.5 x 11.5 x 11.5

    Marks: “К.ФАБЕРЖЕ”; two-headed eagle – Russian Empire coat of arms; the Imperial Court supplier; tee of Moscow district Assay office, silver alloy “84”; district code in the form of Greek letter “Delta”, certification mark of district Assay office, scratched inventory No. 31128


    Roundish glass vase on flat base with scalloped edge, faceted with “brilliant cut” in round openwork rim-stand in the Neoclassical style. The rim is adorned with slotted border, decorated with facing each other griffins, stylized palmettes and the meander.