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Samovar

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Central section has a slender vase like shape. base is supported by four cloven hooves. There are two handles, one at either side, each with a section in imitation ivory. At front is a spigot. Cover has two knops with pieces of ivory. At very top is the section for heating. Made into a lamp.

Category:
other metalwork
Made from:
Silvered copper
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
54 cm (21 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
14.78.1-4
Class:
METAL
Signature marks:
STAMP
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973