Russian silver teapot
Assaymaster Cyrillic Initials V.A. (Postnikova-Losseva #596), Alderman Cyrillic Initials O.P., (Postnikova-Losseva 596)
Moscow, 1768, the bulbous body repousse and chased with rococo shellwork, scrolls and foliage within four swirled reserves, with swan-neck spout and with wood handle, lacks cover, indistinct makers mark. 12 ozs. gross.