VERY RARE FORM FINE QUALITY ANTIQUE RUSSIAN SAMOVAR. SUPER RARE ORIGINAL NICKEL PLATING (NICKEL PLATED BRASS). MARKED ON THE LID WITH BATASHOV FACTORY IN TULA MAKER'S MARK, RUSSIAN IMPERIAL EAGLE AND MEDALS.ALSO MARKED ON THE LID IN RUSSIAN: " " - translates to English: "Nickel plating was done by Batashov factory". CIRCA LATE 19TH - EARLY 20TH CENTURY, IMPERIAL PERIOD. (45 cm) high including finial. Very heavy - over 13 lb. EXCELLENT ORIGINAL ANTIQUE UNCLEANED CONDITION WITH NORMAL CHARMING INDICATION OF AGE. SOME EXPECTED WEAR TO NICKEL PLATING AROUND THE BASE AND AT HIGH EDGES.
CHIMNEY LID FITS PERFECT, BUT HAS A BRIGHTER COLOR OF PLATING. PROBABLY AN OLD, SAME PERIOD REPLACEMENT. ALL OTHER PARTS ARE 100% ORIGINAL. DOOR UNDER THE BASE TO REMOVE ASH IS INTACT.SAMOVAR HOLDS WATER - NO LEAKS. NO PROBLEMS - NO REPAIRS.
SUPERIOR QUALITY EXAMPLE - EXTREMELY RARE! Your satisfaction is very important to us. Items must be in their original condition with similar of our packing. Although every effort is made to ensure accurate dimensions and weights, the figures shown should always be treated as approximate.
The pictures should be considered as part of the item description. We do not take responsibility for any personal or third party losses. The item "SUPER RARE FORM NICKEL PLATED ANTIQUE RUSSIAN SAMOVAR TEA POT IMPERIAL PERIOD" is in sale since Thursday, November 30, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "silverapple" and is located in PA. This item can be shipped worldwide.