Jewellery and Accessories

Cane handgrip

    Cane handgrip

    Russia, St. Petersburg (?)

    last quarter of the 19th century

    Gold; casting, chasing, repousse

    8.0 х 9.1 cm

    Marks: "I.P."; St. Petersburg city mark; alloy number "72"; "750" (later)


    The cane handgrip is made of gold in the second Rococo style. The surface of the “T”-shaped, slightly curved handle is completely covered with relief ornament of curls, flowers with leaves, stylized shells and waves, twisted smooth stripes, lozenge-shaped mesh (trellis) and scales, located on repousse and smooth background.