Russian Enamel

Tea caddy with detachable lid

    Tea caddy with detachable lid

    Russian Empire


    Gustav Klingert gold and silverware factory

    Silver, enamel; gilding, champleve enamel 14.5 х 8.5 х 8.5 cm

    14.5 х 8.5 х 8.5 cm

    Marks: “GK’, alloy “84”; Moscow city coat of arms; “BC” above the date “1887”; French import custom mark.


    Silver tetrahedral tea caddy, gilded inside, tetrahedral, with cylindrical neck and round detachable, slightly convex lid. The tea caddy body and the lid are covered with champleve enamel blue-white-red geometric carpet-like pattern comprised of hexagonal rosettes, resembling mesh honeycombs.