Objects
Wine cup (charka). First quarter of the 16th century
Wine cup (charka). First quarter of the 16th century
Object type
Wine cup (charka)
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow
Date
First quarter of the 16th century
Materials
Technique
Embossing, engraving, niello
Dimensions
Length: 16,5 cm (with handle); height: 3,3 cm
Object history note
Was presented by Cyprian Pawel Bzostovski, the ambassador of John III Sobieski of Poland, to Tsar Alexis Mikhailovich in 1679.
Publications
"Ratification of friendship …" Ambassadorial gifts to Russian Tsars. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow, 2005
Museum number
МР-1129