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Cup

Russian (Moscow)
1778
Artist Unidentified artist


Object Place: North Asia, Moscow, Russia

Dimensions

3.5 x 8.3 cm (1 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

89.176

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Cup shaped, with surface divided into four segments; decorated with four panels filled with niello work; man and dog in two, man, woman and dog in third; engraved shell pattern background; the inside is heavily gilded. Marks:=hand-drawn marks=(Bottom, inside), Moscow city mark.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)