Ancient Tabernacle. Silver "84" tests. Russia, Moscow, workshop of Ivan Alekseev, 1879.
The ancient Tabernacle is of amazing work. Silver "84" tests. Russian Empire, Moscow, workshop of Ivan Alekseev, 1879. Material: silver "84", gilding. Technical performance: casting, stamping, pressure, sawing out, polishing, grinding, engraving with a graver, shotting, gilding, finishing, mounting. "84" assay, Moscow city coat of arms, head of a girl in a kokoshnik turned "to the right", assay master "A.K" Moscow) over the date "1879", the name of the master "IA" (workshop of Ivan Alekseev *) Dimensions: Height - 42 cm Width (legs) - 19.5 cm Depth (legs) - 16.5 cm Distance between the columns - 12 cm The weight of the tabernacle - approx. 900 grams. Native gilding has been preserved. Item without restoration and loss. In excellent collectible condition. It is of religious, antique, collectible value! Museum level! * ALEXEEV Ivan Alekseevich, Vlad. fabr. angry. and silver. ed., founded in 1876, known until 1917. In 1897 he had 33 workers, 10 teenagers, 7 boys, worked out the middle. ed. for 13,000 rubles. 1895-1897: factory - B. Pokrovsky, p. d., 3rd academic, Rogozhskaya part; trade - Vetoshny row. 1906: Maryina Roshcha, Sheremetyevskaya, p. e. The case is at the beginning of the XX century. continued by sons Alexander and Ivan. Postnikova-Losev: hallmarks №№ 2472 - 2474, 2537.