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ENDOVA VESSEL

Workshops of the Moscow Kremlin. 1644. First half of the XVII century

Silver

Chasing, carving, camphor

The endova vessel was made on an order of boyard Vassili Streshnev who headed gold and silver workshops of Russia in 16301638. Mead, beer and kwass were drunk from such vessels.

The silver body of the endova is covered with chased spoon decoration. Sequence of smooth and ornamented spoons gives the vessel its exclusive dynamism.



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