Sale This listing is for ONE Antique Russian Silver Niello Gold Wash Cup or Shot Glass marked 875 with the Hammer, Sickle, Star and another marking that I haven't been able to make out, but perhaps it will show better when pictures are maximized. It is inscribed or Monogrammed on the front, but I do not know what it says. Perhaps it was a trophy for a competition, or a gift when someone retired. This wonderful Antique beaker, or shot glass has the flowers and leaves, plus a series of squares like a checkerboard pattern at the top, and middle, and alternating gold and black squares at the bottom. There's a little nick or perhaps a dent that you should be able to see in the pictures, on the top rim. I don't know that it can be hammered out, or if this affects the value, but I wanted to be sure and mention. This cup is 2 3/8" tall and 1 3/4" across the top rim. This one cup weighs 40 grams on my postal scale.

This was found in a Southern IL estate of the owner's parents. Thus far, she has not been able to find more than one, but to find all the Niello intact in such good shape is amazing. It has only had a soft dry cloth wipe down because I was not sure how to clean it without damaging the Niello. It is a consignment piece, so any offers would have to be considered by the owner. You won't be disappointed to add this to your collection of Antique Russian Silver Niello Ware.

I am always happy to combine purchases to save you on shipping, so please be sure to let me know if you are interested in other items I have listed If you would like to receive email updates when new items are added, just click on the heart at the top of the listing to subscribe to my shop.

Thanks so much for shopping with me, and God Bless YoU! May we honor Him in all we say and do.

***There is no insurance or tracking for First Class International Shipping, so even though I pack very carefully, I cannot be responsible for packages once they leave my hands. Also, due to previous issues with Non-delivery, etc., I no longer ship to Thailand or Russia.***

ITEM ID
4847
COLOR
Gold, Silver
ORIGIN
Russia • Russian
PURPOSE
Shot, Cups
ITEM TYPE
Antique

The Loft Antiques

Antique 875 Russian Silver Niello Gold Wash Shot Glass,Cup Marked Hammer, Sickle, Star

$80 SALE
$100  20% Off 
You save $20

Add to Cart
Email Shop Owner
Alert

5 other shoppers are interested in this item


Something special you're looking for? Please ask, as I love the hunt!
If you love Anne Klein jewelry, keep checking because I just bought a bunch!Plus Tubs of Bling to Get Listed. Enjoy Shopping!

Platinum

since 2008



The Loft Antiques


Paducah , KY This Shop is rated Platinum - 1,000 or more sales Platinum Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2008

More From This Seller