Russian Empire, Moscow
Egor Cheryatov gold and silverware factory
Silver, crystal; faceting, casting
8.4 x 22.6 x 11.6 cm
Marks: “Е.Ч.”; certification mark and tee of Moscow district assay department in 1899-1908 with silver alloy “84”
Vase in the Neo Russian style made of transparent colorless crystal in the form of “bratina” (loving-cup) with silver throat rim and two handles. Spherical, slightly flattened body is "stone" faceted; multi-beam "star" is on the bottom. Smooth rim with uneven edge and profiled crown is symmetrically decorated with six C-shaped embossed decorative elements. Ornately shaped handles are curly, made in the form of commas.