Silver Tea Glass Holder

Holder, Glass

Creator:

Faberge (firm)

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

H 4.625 in x L 6 in

Accession Number:

455.83

Credit Line:

Gift. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan

Description

Silver glass holder. Made by Faberge. Engraved monogram BO in chased/repousse laurel wreath; wreath is flanked by two swans and scrolling foliage design. Scroll-shaped handle is reeded, with ribbons.

History Note

Given to Archbishop Laurus (Skurla) by Archimandrite Seraphim (Sedov) in Gethsemane in 1982.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: delta, kokoshnik facing right, 84 in oval; double eagle over K. Фаберже, 27947 scratched on scratched on underside of base