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DISH

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About this object

The dish is unadorned except for bowenite terminals for the two handles and the bottom is set with a silver coin of the Empress Anna Ivanova, dated 1733.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
DISH
Made from:
Silver -- bowenite
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1733-1894
Size:
14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.157
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; DATE underside of base, four hallmarks: 1. St. George and the Dragon for Moscow; 2. A.C over 1894 for assaymaster Alexander Smirnov 1878-1895; 3. 88 silver standard; 4. K. Faberge in Cyrillic, and the imperial double-headed eagle indicating a royal warrant; 5. scratched inventory number 417; on coin: 1733
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"