A Rare Glass Cache-Pot and Saucer

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BY THE IMPERIAL GLASS FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1810

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A Rare Glass Cache-Pot and Saucer

by the Imperial Glass Factory, St Petersburg, circa 1810

Cylindrical, the lower part with two faceted and gilded ribbed bands, the upper border flared, the dark-violet glass decorated with applied gilt classical Etruscan figures, with a foliate design on the upper border, gilt rim, the dark-violet glass saucer with gilt rim, apparently unmarked

7 in. (17.8 cm.) high (2)