Russian Enamel

Enamel saucer with curly onlays

    Enamel saucer with curly onlays

    Russian Empire, Velikiy Ustyug

    Second half of the 18th century

    Copper, enamel, foil; glazed enamel, embossing

    12.7 x 10.7 cm


    Rectangular, with a scalloped border, the copper body enamelled overall in blue, the oval center decorated with a basket of silver flowers, the border similarly decorated with stylized sprays of silver flowers, with silver line rim.