Imperial Glassworks Charka

Maker
St. Peterburg Imperial Glass Factory
Hippolytus/Ippolit Monighetti
Production date
1870s
Description
Imperial glass charka (vodka cup) from a service designed by Monighetti. Round bowl with simple flat foot and flat handle parallel to rim of cup in a leaf shape. The surface enriched with matte and gloss gilt ornament as well as foliate and geometric motifs, further enriched with red beads.

1 of 6 identical cups.
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Measurements
Height: 35mm (1 3/8")
Diameter: 55mm (2 3/16")
Named collection
Current rights code
Other Id
701
754
2001.1.701.12 1/6
Accession number
2001.1.2202

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