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Charka

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The shape is ovoid witha plain double-C handle. It is oval and the rim is irregular. The sides and front have panels engraved with leaves and flowers. The back panel has only swags of drapery. The ring foot is ovoid also.

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

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.545
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK 1. St. George and the Dragon for Moscow combined with 1977 for date; 2. [transcription]; 3. [transcription]
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1968