In 18th - 19th centuries, bronze articles became a favorite interior decoration in Russia. Unusually harmonious design in the works of Russian masters combined with a jewelry quality workmanship. The center of production of Russian bronze in this period was St.
Petersburg, whose factories carried out the bulk of orders, including for the Imperial family. Elegant and stylish Russian Inkwell, superb fine detail work. It will be an excellent decoration for your cabinet.
Creation period: early 19th century. Creator: Royal workshop, Saint Petersburg. Markings: Hallmark on bottom of sand tank.
Technique: Mercury gold plated bronze, Brass, Glass, Silver plated cup is later replacement of (probably broken) glass. Size incentimeters (metric): 27 x 16 x 12 cm. Measurements ininches (roughly): 10,6 x 6,3 x 4,7 in.A number of countries have closed their borders to passenger traffic, which means that a large portion of the air traffic has been stopped. This is giving rise to restrictions in transport capacity, and thus problems transporting parcels and letters to large parts of the world. In many cases, the transport of letters and parcels will take place by land or sea, and may take longer than normal. All EU / EUROPE countries; Australia; Hong Kong; Japan; Canada; Russia; South Korea; USA. We are working to find ways to send consignments to other countries in the world, but are at present unable to accept letters and parcels except to the above-mentioned countries.
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We do appreciate your questions and inquiries, concerns and ideas! We cordially thank you for your time and wish you good luck in winning these auctions! The item "Antique 19th century Royal Empire Russian Inkwell of Gilt Bronze" is in sale since Friday, April 5, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "scandinaviantique" and is located in Stockholm.This item can be shipped worldwide.