AN IMPERIAL OCTAGONAL SILVER-GILT TRAY

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On eight Scroll feet, the centre engraved with the Imperial double-headed eagle within a shaped cartouche of scrolls, foliage and flower-garlands within a similar frame, the openwork border with vase-shaped motifs and laurel garlands, with two heart-shaped handles, signed by J. Daniszewski, Vilno, 1858 61cm. long

I. Daniszewski is recorded working in Vilno from 1844 to 1893, cf. M. M. Postnikova-Loseva, L'Orfevrerie et la Bijouterie, Moscow 1983, p. 154 and Nr. 231 (signature)