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Large Cup with Handle

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The lip is engraved with a leaf scroll. Around the upper part are three oval medallions in repousse, 1. a woman in a seashell drawn by dolphins; 2. a woman seated at the left with a man and Cupid by a tree; 3. a woman in a chariot drawn by a man. Around the lower part there are three groups of three dancing women each, the groups separated by a Cupid seated and playing a lyre.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Large Cup with Handle
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
1829
Size:
overall __4.12 IN
overall __10.48 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.560
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK __hallmarks: the crossed anchors and scepter for St. Petersburg; [transcription] for the tester and date, and the name Muller in Latin letters for the maker
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1966