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KNIFE FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE

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KNIFE FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE

Made by: Gavriil Ignat'evich Kozlov

Currently in storage


About this object

Silver gilt knife with pointed curving blades. Pistol shaped handle with enlarge rococo ends in turquoise and gilding entwined with red ribbon with badge at end near blade. In open spaces are cluster of flowers.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Object name:
KNIFE FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE
Made from:
Porcelain -- silver gilt
Made in:
RUSSIA: Verbilki
Date made:
18th c.
Size:
22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.19.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK M in a square, 72 in a square, eagle in an oval; on side: 3
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973