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Cup

Cup shaped, with surface divided into four segments; decorated with four panels filled with niello work; man and dog in two, man, woman and dog in third; engraved shell pattern background; the inside is heavily gilded. Marks:=hand-drawn marks=(Bottom, inside), Moscow city mark.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)

Russian (Moscow), 1778

Object Place

Moscow, Russia

Accession Number

89.176

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver