Russian Enamel

Napkin ring

    Napkin ring

    Russian Empire, Moscow

    Early 20th century

    Imperial Stroganov College

    Brass, enamel; filigree enamel

    Height 3.5 cm; diameter 4.0 cm


    Cylindrical napkin ring made in the Neo-Russian style. The upper and lower edges of the ring are decorated with belts of semicircular arches with half flower rosettes inside. A row of filigree rings filled with yellow and blue enamels framed by zigzag ornament is between them. The enamels color scheme is based on a combination of white, yellow and blue shades.