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Tray

Elliptical, slightly convex oierced rail with molded edge extending to form with elliptical inserts handles at each end. Marks near rim at side. Dented.

Marks

Marks for Saint Petersburg (crossed anchors); date "1801"; assay content "84"; assayer Alexander Ilich Iashinov (PL# 1162), active 1795-1826); and unidentified maker (PL#1354), active 1800-1830

Credit Line

Bequest of Thomas Whittemore

Russian (Saint Petersburg), 1801

Object Place

St. Petersburg, Russia

Accession Number

RES.53.74

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver