An elegant larger than normal Russian silver vodka cup hallmarked in St Petersburg around 1900 with gilded interior.
Russian silver vodka cup beaker St Petersburg c1900 Yokav Nikolayevich Lyapunov
Imperial Russian vodka cup in the form of an elegant small beaker marked in St Petersburg between 1898 - 1903 with the makers mark of Yokav Nikolayevich Lyapunov who was registered there between these dates. Also marked P.L. A good gauge silver with a nice patina. The inside is gilded to protect the silver from any corrosive elements in the drinks consumed from it. The cup is not engraved.
Height : 6 cm
Width : 4.6 cms
Weight : 46 g
Condition: Good condition commensurate with age and light usage. Good hallmarks. The gilding is still in fair condition with a couple of surface marks in the inside base.