Elliptical, tapering, seamed near deep triangular curved spout. Flat edge and shaped spout cover. Engraved and bright-cut bands on all edges. Straight sockets for ivory scroll handle; fluted square ivory knob with silver and copper pin. Marks on bottom, on bezel and in cover.
Marks for Moscow (double-headed eagle); unidentified alderman (PL#2136), active 1775-1802; assayer Aleksei Ivanov Vikhliaev (PL#2092), active 1781-1809; and maker Egor Antipov Antipev (PL#2430), active ca. 1796-1852
Bequest of Thomas Whittemore