Antique Imperial Russian Glass for Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich Romanov of Russia
Rare antique imperial Russian wine glass made by the Imperial Glass Factory for Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia (1856-1929), engraved in Russian with 'HH' for Nicholas Nikolaevich surmounted by an imperial Russian crown engraved on the fluted bucket. In perfect condition.
Grand Duke Nicholas was a Russian general in World War I. A grandson of Nicholas I of Russia, he was commander in chief of the Russian armies on the main front in the first year of the war, and was later a successful commander-in-chief in the Caucasus. He was briefly recognized as Emperor of Russia in 1922 in areas controlled by the White Movement in the Russian Far East.
Size: 11.5 x 6.5 cm approx
Weight: 121g approx