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Charka

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The shape is ovoid and has four panels each engraved and repoussé with melon-like designs. The handle is S-shaped; the oval foot is plain.

Category:
silverwork
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1777
Size:
4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.544
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK 1. St. George and the Dragon for Moscow; 2. 1977 A.A. [transcription] for date and tester; 3. [transcription] for maker
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1968