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Besamim
Ukraine, Zhytomyr
1867

Silver. Cast, embossed, engraved, gold-gilded.

 

This Besamim takes the shape of a stylized hop twig, which is placed in a refined vase on a round stepped base. The vase has two high handles. The twig is covered with beautiful leaves with suspended hop cones. On the upper leaf is the statuette of a bird with spread wings. The Besamim's composition is topped with a large-sized blossom (stylized vessel). It's pith has tiny hollows with outlets to evaporate spices.