Cup (kovisch); silver; boat-shaped; parcel-gilt; engraved ornament: formal scrolls outside and Russian inscription round edge, both gilt; foot resting on three monsters; central gilt medallion: embossed, confronted lions on which a stag with moveable head in full relief is seated; handle engraved with arabesque; warrior bust on other side.
- Made in: Russia
- Height: 2.45 inches
- Length: 4.75 inches
Inscription CommentThe inscription is a Russian drinking toast.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCN12758
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