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TUMBLER WITH FOOT

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TUMBLER WITH FOOT

Made by: Ivan Bedniakov

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The sides of the tumbler are completely decorated with elaborate scrolls and garlands on a punched ground. There are two pseudo-rococo cartouches, one with the initials of the original owner, surmounted by a coronet, and the other with his coat of arms and motto. The foot has an inverted acanthus leaf border gilded inside and out.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
TUMBLER WITH FOOT
Made from:
Silver gilt
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1843
Size:
9.8 × 8.4 cm (3 7/8 × 3 5/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.110
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; COAT OF ARMS; MONOGRAM on foot: four hallmarks, 1. crossed anchors and scepter for St. Petersburg, 2. 84, 3. D.T. in Cyrillic for Dmitrii Tverskoi, essayer in 1832-1850/ date 1845, 4. I.B. in Cyrillic for Ivan Bedniakov, silver workmaster active in 1825-1848; mark number 1 is repeated near the lip Ivan Bedniakov was particularly known for silver tableware monogram NA in Latin script under the gentry crown (Couronne de gentilhomme) coat of arms
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973