Russian Enamel

Goblet with lid

    Goblet with lid

    Russia, Moscow


    A.M. Postnikov gold, silver and copperware factory

    Silver; champleve enamel, carving, punchwork, gilding

    Hight 18 cm

    Marks: "AP", "A(?)POSTNIKOV", "V.S/1873", "91". Moscow city emblem


    Goblet comprised of cylindrical body, low stem and round tray, with a detachable lid, decorated with champleve enamel in the Russian style. The goblet body is ornated with geometric floral design of rectangular insets with figured cartouches inside, rosettes, crinoid ornament, semicircles and ovals.

    The enamel colour scheme is built on the combination of blue, green, red, yellow and white tints.