Imperial Glassworks Decanter

Maker
St. Peterburg Imperial Glass Factory
Hippolytus/Ippolit Monighetti
Production date
1870s
Description
Imperial glass decanter from a service designed by Monighetti. Bulbous lower body upon spreading circular foot tapering to elongated neck surmounted by hexagonal stopper. The surface enriched with matte and gloss gilt ornament as well as foliate and geometric motifs, further enriched with red and green beads.

1 of 2 identical.
Initials "MB" in monogram.
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Measurements
Height: 290mm (11 7/16")
Diameter: 150mm (5 7/8")
Named collection
Current rights code
Other Id
701
755/752
2001.1.701.3 1/2
2001.1.701.3 1/4
2001.1.701.3 2/4
Accession number
2001.1.2168

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