Imperial Glassworks Ewer

St. Peterburg Imperial Glass Factory
Hippolytus/Ippolit Monighetti
Production date
Imperial glass ewer from a service designed by Monighetti. Baluster body with scrolling handle rising from circular flaring foot, topped with a wide spout. The surface enriched with matte and gloss gilt ornament as well as foliate and geometric motifs, further enriched with red and green beads. Two loose beads in bag, one red and one green.

1 of 2 identical ewers.
Initials "MB" in monogram.
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Object Detail

Production role
Height: 240mm (9 7/16")
Diameter: 150mm (5 7/8")
Named collection
Current rights code
Other Id
2001.1.701.9 1/2
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