541GROSSER KELCH Auction: 57-II
H. 30,7 cm, 561 g
A SILVER-GILT CHALICE Russian, Moscow, 1854 The chalice engraved with oval medallions enclosing the Deisis and the instruments of the Passion. The high domed base decorated with further medallions depicting the evangelists and chased with acanthus leaves. Cyrillic inscription on the foot rim. Marked with city hallmark, assayer's mark, 84 standard and master's mark 'AM'. Minimal dents.