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Tray

Rectangular shape. Enamelled white on copper with silver motifs. In corners allegorical figures surmounted by cupids. In center, Russian Imperial Eagle within floral arabesques. Silver overlay partially decorated in translucent green, yellow, aqua and lilac enamel.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Russian (Ustiug), about 1770

Object Place

Ustiug, Russia

Accession Number

1983.71

Medium or Technique

Enamel on copper with silver motifs

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels