Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dipper (Loving cup)

Maker:
Alan Berg
Date:
1874
Culture:
Russian, Saint Petersburg
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Length: 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Miss Varvara Yakounchikoff, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.67.2
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved in Cyrillic round sides and below lip: "Drink but do not you forget your business" (Russian proverb)

Marking: [1] Π · K / 1874;
[2] 84 *;
[3] A.B.
Varvara Yakounchikoff (until 1991; bequeathed to MMA)
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