Type: Vintage Estate Russian Tea Glass Holders Set LOT
Quantity: 6 pieces set podstakannik only, no glasses
Theme: Aluminium Ornate Melhior PODSTAKANNIK
Condition: Vintage Estate, pre-owned
Total length: 4 inches
The podstakannik (Russian: подстаканник, literally "thing under the glass"), or tea glass holder, is a holder with a handle, most commonly made of metal that holds a drinking glass. The primary purpose of podstakanniks is to be able to hold a very hot glass of tea, which is usually consumed right after it is brewed. It is a traditional way of serving and drinking tea in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other post-Soviet states.
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All packages to United States are mailed First Class USPS.
Upgraded/Expedited shipping is available at checkout.
USA SHIPPING ~ We gladly combine shipping on multiple items purchased. All USA purchases are shipped within 24 hours of payment barring weekends and holidays. Purchases are mailed by USPS First Class and include tracking number.
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To Canada and Europe delivery is up to 14 business days (not including customs).
Asia, Australia and Russia up to 20 business days (not including customs).
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All the jewelry is vintage or antique and has been previously worn and loved, unless described as Artisan Made and New. Items will show wear commensurate with their age and any major flaws will be noted. Each piece is hand selected and all items are inspected for sterling content. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me or request additional photos.
We do our utmost to accurately date our jewelry although actual dating may vary. We date antique and period jewelry using a variety of techniques, testing and observation. These include metal smithing techniques, stones and stone settings, faceting styles and techniques, construction, wear, aesthetics, materials and more and placed within the context of jewelry history.
May 13, 2021