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.