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TEAPOT

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Decoration consists of arabesques in niello on a stippled ground surrounded by a meander pattern in niello on a silver ground. There is a quatrefoil with a view of Moscow in niello on silver on each side.

Object name:
TEAPOT
Made from:
Silver gilt -- niello
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1873
Size:
17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
13.67
Class:
NIELLO
Signature marks:
MARK on bottom: St. George and the Dragon for Moscow, A.C./1873 , 84 in a square for silver standard, maker's name; inside cover: maker's name
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973