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WINE GLASS

Made by: Mal'tsov Glassworks

On view in: Passageway to Dining Room


About this object

Encased in the glass on the front of the glass is a medallion with a coat of arms painted in enamel colors on gold foil. Stem is seven sided, while the base is flower shaped.

Category:
glassware
Object name:
WINE GLASS
Made from:
Glass -- enameled gold foil
Made in:
RUSSIA: Diatkovo
Date made:
1860-1870
Size:
14.6 × 6 cm (5 3/4 × 2 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
23.37
Class:
GLASS
Signature marks:
COAT OF ARMS Kolokoltsov family crest The two deer on this crest are a departure from the bulls more typically associated with this family.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum"