Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg
Grachev brothers factory, Alexander Petrov workshop
Silver; plique-a-jour enamel; carving, gilding
4.1 x 9.2 x 5.7 cm
Marks: “ГРАЧЕВЪ”; “АП”; St. Petersburg city mark with alloy “88”
Gilded silver round stoup on low round smooth tray, with ornately shaped flat handle typical for buckets and other vessels. The stoup body is decorated with flower branches, the flat handle - with flowers surrounded by leaves. The stoup décor is made implementing the plique-a-jour enamel technique enamel and its color scheme is based on the combination of red, blue, white, green and lilac colors.