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Coffeepot from a Coffee Service

Made by: Fabergé __Firm

Currently in storage


About this object

The coffee pot has a plain body except where the spout rises which has reeding topped by a palmette, the spout being the head of the bird. Around the top of the body is a row of laurel leaves and berries and at the top leaves and flowers and an ivory finial. The handles have an acanthus leaf at the upper end and a stylized leaf at the lower end. There are two pieces of ivory. The lower part of the body and the oval foot have each a row of laurel leaves and berries - the interior is gilded.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Coffeepot from a Coffee Service
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
RUSSIA: Moscow
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
overall __9.50 IN
overall __24.13 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.566.2
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK __K. Faberge in Cyrillic letters surmounted by the Imperial eagle indicating an Imperial warrant, the type of marking used by the Moscow branch; also, the Kokoshnik facing right for 1908-1917 together with 88 for the silver standard and delta for Moscow assaymaster's office; scratch number 55943
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1968
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"