Russian Enamel



    Russia, Moscow


    Khlebnikov factory

    Silver; Silver; enamel over engraving, champleve enamel, gilding

    6.0 х 15.0 х 8.4 cm

    Marks: "KHLEBNIKOV", two-headed eagle; tee and certification mark of Moscow district Assay Department 1899 - 1908; silver alloy "88"


    Boat-shaped ladle on the circular base, with low sides and flat handle, made in the Historicism style. Both sides of the ladle body is decorated with stripes of stylized peacock's tail-shaped ornament of blue, red and green enamel. A drop-shaped vignette with transparent lilac enamel laid on the carved background with the image of a dragon is inside the ladle. Narrow tape of geometric white enamel design and stylized floral curves of green champleve enamel is around vignette. Three-lobated flat handle is decorated with stylized flowers and curves of blue, navy, red, white and green enamel.