Russian Metal Artworks



    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Egor Cheryatov gold and silverware factory, Lorie, Fyodor firm

    Silver, crystal; faceting, casting, gilding

    Height 23 cm

    Marks: “ЛОPIE”; “ЕКЧ”; tee of Moscow district Assay office in 1899-1908 with silver alloy “84” and initials of assay district manager I.Lebedkin – “ИЛ”; certification mark of Moscow district Assay office in 1899-1908 with and initials of district manager I.Lebedkin in the circle – “ИЛ”


    Colorless transparent crystal pitcher with silver, gilded inside rim of low neck, with spout, hinged lid with thumb ramp and handle in the Art Nouveau style. The pitcher tapered body with bevelled shoulders, is faceted with stars, prismatic and "Russian stone" facets. The handle is made in the form of a stem with stylized leaves and berries on smooth ring-shaped neck rim, with spout. Thumb ramp of the hinged lid is in the form of a leaf with a berry.