Large gilded bronze and cut-glass Tazza possibly Russian

Large gilded bronze and cut-glass Tazza possibly Russian

Large gilded bronze and cut-glass Tazza possibly Russian

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Large gilded bronze and cut-glass Tazza possibly Russian:
the finely cut dish with sections of ‘strawberry’ cut diamond design and fanned edging; the spiral cut stem and domed foot also with fine diamond cut sections; on square mount with four glass bun feet.
Circa 1830 and restored.

Height:14"-36.0cm
Width:11"-28.0cm
Glossary Words

gilded, gilt

A very thin layer of gold applied to brass or bronze.

cut glass

Often now referred to as 'crystal', the glass was blown and shaped, then passed to a specialist cutter, who would polish and cut patterns to enhance its brilliance.

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