RARE PARTIAL TEA SERVICE, PATINATED AND GILT COPPER.
Russia, Ural, Demidoff Copper Manufactory, c. 1770.
Patinated, chased copper with parcel gilding. Landscape motifs with tendril and rocaille decoration in between exotic birds and with gilt borders with foliate and scroll motifs. Comprising: Two tea caddies and a tray on three feet, the centre with a chased cartouche with putto.
H 15.5 cm, D 22.5 cm. (3)