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FRUIT BOWL FROM THE BANQUETING SERVICE, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Imperial Glass Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

Fruit bowl is in four parts. Base is formed like a truncated column on a rectangular plinth. On this rests an inverted cone cut with a diamond pattern. Into this fits a flat piece on which the ribbed bowl sits. Each bowl has the ermine canopy and A in gold. Other pieces from same service at Hillwood.

Object name:
FRUIT BOWL FROM THE BANQUETING SERVICE, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Glass -- enameled gold foil
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
24.8 × 24.8 cm (9 3/4 × 9 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
23.116.5-8
Class:
GLASS
Signature marks:
MONOGRAM
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973