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VODKA CUP

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The main part of the helmet is in silver. The cloth portions are in red and white enamel. On the front of the visor is an elaborate Imperial eagle with the three Imperial crowns and a copy of the star of the Imperial Order of Saint Andrew First Called. Above the star is the inscription in Russian, in black enamel on a ribbon.

Object name:
VODKA CUP
Made from:
Silver -- enamel
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.140
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION underneath lower edge: engraved BB and date 1911; inside helmet: three hallmarks, 1. Kokoshnik facing right 1908-1917, 2. 78, 3. illegible above star: god is with us to faith and loyalty for Gorny, Dubnyak 1877
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973