Timofej Filippov Silujanov
(, Moscow 1786)
A Russian Neoclassical silver beaker, of light tapering form, chased and embossed with medallions and festoons, in between birds on stylized flowering vines. Timofej Filippov Silujanov, alderman Alexei Kosyrev, assayer Andrei Titov 1786, Moscow town mark. Weight c. 72 g. H. 7.8 cm. Diam. 6 cm.
Provenance: The Danish Envoy and Consul General Hans Poul Hoffmeyer (1893–1962). Thence by descent with residence in Denmark, until today.