A.M. Postnikov gold, silver and bronzeware factory
Silver; enamel over filigree, gilding
Height 6.3 cm
Marks: "AP"; Moscow city emblem; "1875", "88"
Spherical vase on the circular base, with wide flaring neck, decorated with the Russian style multi-colored enamel over filigree background. Its body is ornated by four square medallions with fancy animals on white background. The vase stem is ornated with a row of rectangular diapers alternating with filigree rings on white background. The neck features a girdle of squares with geometric ornament inside.
The enamels' colour scheme is based on the combination of white, navy, red, yellow, blue and green tints.