Sell Russian Silver Gilt And Enamel Box

Russian Silver Gilt And Enamel Box You May Also Be Interested In: chalices enamel box miniature painting russian silver

weight: approx 260g

material: 925 silver, gilt

The Russian enamel has a centuries-old history. It exists for a long time and became a precious pearl of russian and universal jewellers art. Miniature painting on enamel reached its fullest flower in XVIII century. In St. Petersburg, Moscow and Rostov Yaroslavskii enamel was always used as decoration for different articles: expensive, mainly gold or silver, devotional articles, namely chalices, bowls, settings of icons or books, etc.