Antique Imperial Russian Pewter Saint Petersburg Souvenir Vodka Cup
Antique, circa 1900 A.D. Imperial Russian pewter souvenir vodka shot cup decorated in low relief with three elaborated cartouches depicting the most famous monuments in imperial Saint Petersburg as follows: “The Column of Glory” (Commemorating Russian victory in the Russo-Turkish War, 1877-1878), “Monument to Peter the Great” (The Bronze Horseman) and the “Monument to Catherine the Great." Each monument inscribed in Cyrillic with the Russian names of those monuments, and a small panel on the top inscribed in Cyrillic “Saint Petersburg.”
Height: 5.5 cm (2.17 inches).
Diameter (at the widest): 3.7 cm (1.46 inches).
CONDITION: In good condition with signs of usage and lovely age patina.
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