A solid silver kiddish cup/vodka cup.
Decorated with engraved ornaments, houses (shtetl) and foliage.

Not monogrammed.

Hallmarked underside: "A.B" over date mark "1896", "84", "
Архангел Михаил"
assayer marks (unidentified) for city of Kiev
(English - "A.V" "1896" "0,875/1000 silver purity" "
Archangel Michael")
Maker's initials "ИЕЗ" (IEZ) for Израиль Есеевич Заходер,
(English - Israel Eseevich Zakhoder)

Zakhoder's marks you may see with Kiev and Moscow assayers.

Marks are crisp and clear.

Made in Kiev, Russian Empire, ca.1896

For more information please see:
"Postnikova" 1995 Edition page 165 #585 for assayer,
....and other sources for maker and assayer.


Please keep the ruler handy, because in the picture
the thimble looks like a bucket and Big Ben like a mental clock.

Approx.: Height: 1-3/4in.  (45mm.)
              Top Diameter: 1-9/16in.  (40mm.)
              Bottom Diameter: 1in.  (25mm.)
              Capacity: 1 fl.oz.  (30 ml.)
              Weight: 0.59 troy oz.  (18.5 gr.)

Clean, free of dents and blemishes.

Dark spots you are seeing on the photos,
are reflections of a camera and other objects.

Commensurate with age, the condition is excellent.

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