Russian Metal Artworks

Paired decanters

    Paired decanters

    Russian Empire, Moscow


    Fabergé firm

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

    Height 23.8 cm (each)

    Marks: “К. ФАБЕРЖЕ” beneath two-headed eagle; Moscow city mark with alloy “84”


    Paired decanters from transparent colorless crystal with silver, gilded inside throat rim with spout, hinged lid with ornately shaped thumb ramp and handle. The ovoid body of each decanter is decorated with "Russian stone" cut, the bottom is ornamented with multi-beam rosette; the throat is smooth and décor free. Smooth cylindrical rims are decorated with stylized Lictor’s rod with ribbons tied crosswise.