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Cup

Made by: Ador, Jean Pierre

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

Cup is in open work and once probably had a glass liner. Open work is an adaptation of the Louis XVI style with loops, floral motifs, swags, etc.

Category:
GOLDWORK
Object name:
Cup
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
1774
Size:
overall __1.69 IN __2.62 IN
overall __4.29 CM __6.67 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.34
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK __underneath: crossed anchors and scepter; 1774; IA with crown above (maker Jean Pierre Ador)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973