Battle of Poltava. Artist A.Kotsebu. 1867
B. Gondiusa engraving. XVII.
The end of the XVIII century.
Engraving from the book by A. Oleary. XVII.
The History Museum in Moscow takes pride in its collections of decorative and applied art, including an extensive collection of Russian art glass which reflects the entire history of glass-making in this country, beginning with the seventeenth century. Moscow and the districts surrounding it were among the oldest centres of Russian glass industry, active since…Details
Uranium glass with facet-cutting and
gilded decoration; silver mounts by Frederik Bjork
St. Petersburg Imperial Glass Factory