Russian Enamel

Napkin ring

    Napkin ring

    Russian Empire, Moscow

    Early 20th century

    Imperial Stroganov College

    Brass, enamel; filigree enamel, granulation, repoussé

    Height 3.5 cm; diameter 4.0 cm


    Cylindrical napkin ring made in the Neo-Russian style. The ring is decorated with four round medallions with curly leaves with turquoise enamel inside, on repousse background. The space between the medallions is filled with filigree curls with granulated beads and turquoise curls, realized on white enamel background. The enamels color scheme is based on a combination of white and turquoise shades.