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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A Cut And Engraved Wine Glass

    BY THE IMPERIAL GLASS FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS II, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A Cut And Engraved Wine Glass
    by the Imperial Glass Factory, St Petersburg, period of Nicholas II, circa 1900
    Tapering cylindrical, on a faceted baluster stem and spreading foot, the clear glass engraved and enamelled in black and gilt with the Imperial double-headed eagle and crowned interlaced initials of Emperor Nicholas II and his wife the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, apparently unmarked
    6½ in. (16.6 cm.) high


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