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TRAY

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

Tray is oval and has view of Kremlin as seen from the river, in niello on silver. Frame for central medallion is an elaborate one on a gilt and stippled background.

Object name:
TRAY
Made from:
Silver gilt -- niello
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1872
Size:
25.9 × 35.6 cm (10 3/16 × 14 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
13.65
Class:
NIELLO
Signature marks:
MARK on back: St. George and the Dragon for Moscow, 84 in a square, B.C./1872 in a square, A. Postnikov (in Crillic); engraved initials CC
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973