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TUMBLER

Made by: Timofei Siluianov

On view in: Pavilion


About this object

The sides are decorated in an elaborate rococo decoration of scrolls, leaves, flowers in baskets and two alighting eagles, all in repoussé with punching for details. A matching decoration appears on the foot. The interior is gilded.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
TUMBLER
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1764
Size:
13.7 × 8.9 cm (5 3/8 × 3 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.30
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK bottom: four hallmarks, 1. St. George and the Dragon for Moscow and the date 1764 (part illegible), 2. TS in CYrillic for Siluyanov Timofei, silver workmaster active in 1752-1802; 3. partial mark V ..., probably for V.A in Cyrillic for unknown essayer in 1760-1794; 4. partial mark ...F P in Cyrillic in a heart-shaped reserve, probably for AFPstanding for Petrov Fedor, alderman in 1759-1784;
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973