Russian Metal Artworks



    Russian Empire


    Fabergé firm

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

    Height 33 cm

    Marks: “К. ФАБЕРЖE”; two-headed eagle – Russian Empire coat of arms; the Imperial Court supplier; certification marks of Moscow district Assay office in 1908-1917; silver alloy “84”


    Pear-shaped crystal decanter, multi beam stars and notches faceted, with silver neck rim, spout, hinged lid and curved handle in the Historism style; smooth, ring-shaped neck rim is decorated with the image of torches connected by hanging garlands and mascarons located above them. The rim lower part is decorated with forge-rolled frieze with foliage-geometric pattern. The hinged lid is cut with concave ornament and decorated with the belt of acanthus leaves along the edge; the grip is made in the form of a swan figurine. The handle with corrugated stripes and antique style leaves.