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An 18th Century Parcel-Gilt Russian Tankard

Parcel-gilt                                                                                                                                     
Moscow, 1749                                                                                                    
Andre Eaytsen

Height: 20cm, 7.8in                                                                                                      
Weight: 1,600g, 51oz 8dwt                                                                                                                        
 

Description

The tankard on three ball pomegranate feet terminating in cast and chased applied plaques with three cherubs. The body of the tankard with three wonderfully engraved scenes. The cover again engraved with a border of swirling flowers and foliage the centre with a royal scene. The cast handle with a pomegranate thumbpiece

An 18th Century Parcel-Gilt Russian Tankard Reference: DT20.53.6