A parcel-gilt salt

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MARKED LJUBAVIN, ST. PETERSBURG, 1894, DESIGNED BY FR. KIAR AND CRAFTED BY F. E. HENRICHSEN

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A parcel-gilt salt
marked Ljubavin, St. Petersburg, 1894, designed by Fr. Kiar and crafted by F. E. Henrichsen
Of circular form, on three engraved cockerel feet, the pierced and engraved birds formed in the pan-Slavic style, applied with spread wings to the conical body, the latter applied under the base with a cylindrical pierced strapwork band, the sides with extended lower strapwork and beaded border and upper beaded band, applied between the cockerels with dates 1869 and 1894 and interlaced initials LF, surmounted by a gilt crown, gilt interior, marked and inscribed under base
3½ in. (9 cm. ) high
24 oz. (745 gr.) gross