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Bowl with Turkey

Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This bowl illustrates both the exuberant floral decoration and the technique of twisted-wire filigree associated with Usolsk enameled silver. The image of the North American turkey might have been derived from a Nuremberg emblem book (a book containing images with accompanying texts).
  • Russian Art: Icons and Decorative Arts from the Origin to the Twentieth Century. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1959-1960.
  • A Millennium of Christianity: Russian Art from The Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988-1989.
  • Russian Enamels. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1996-1997.
Provenance Leon Grinberg ("A La Vieille Russie"), New York, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1952, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Transcription] Сиiа чарка Iвана Ιвановича Соуровцова. Пити из неia во здравие. [Сия чарка Ивана Ивановича Суровцова. Пити из нея во здравие.]; [Translation] This "charka" belongs to Ivan Ivanovich Surovtsov. May one drink from it in good health
Credit Museum purchase, 1952

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ca. 1690 (Early Modern)
gilded silver, painted enamel
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Diam: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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