Description The design of the foliage is executed in niello on a gilded ground.
- Russian Art: Icons and Decorative Arts from the Origin to the Twentieth Century. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1959-1960.
Provenance Alexandre Polovtsoff (Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Polovtsov), Saint Petersburg and Paris, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions Monogram: DC; arms of Dimitri Chicerin, Governor of Silberia; several marks on base.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929
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