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TEAPOT FROM A TEA SERVICE

Made by: Fabergé (Firm)

Currently in storage


About this object

The service includes a samovar with tray, a teapot, strainer, sugar bowl with tongs and scoop, creamer, hot water pot, lemon fork, cup-emptying bowl and 12 teaspoons. The larger pieces have supports on lion's feet with winged lion's heads at the top. The moldings and borders are decorated with laurel leaves, berries and beading. The smaller pieces have only beaded edges.

Object name:
TEAPOT FROM A TEA SERVICE
Made from:
Silver -- mother-of-pearl
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1908-1909
Size:
17.8 x 20.3 cm (7 x 8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.379.6
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK kokoshnik facing right for 1908-1917; 88 silver standard; Faberge in Cyrillic surmounted by Imperial Warrant; ICA for First Silver Artel [Inside lid]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973