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SEAL

Made by: Ivan Stebakov

On view in: Dacha


About this object

The seal is carved in the form of a bust of Timofei Ermak (Yermak) after an 1821-24 print by I. Rozonov. Ermak is wearing the old Russian hat and costume. He has a full beard and moustache and a glare on his face. His coat has a large collar. He sits on a base that is cut with indentations. The place for the seal under the base in uncut.

Category:
information artifacts
Object name:
SEAL
Made from:
Smoky quartz
Made in:
Ekaterinburg, Russia
Date made:
after 1861
Size:
4 1/8 × 3 × 1 1/2 in. (10.5 × 7.6 × 3.8 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.33
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Natural Beauties: Exquisite Works of Minerals and Gems