The Maecenas set is a classical severity of lines and decorations, the fundamental character of image and form stability. This product is like a projection of the features which the representatives of the famous Maltsov dynasty were endowed with, like a testimony of their fairness and reliability, kindness and strength of spirit.

The activity of the Maltsov family is closely associated with the history of Russian charity. People would call them with respect Masters. They created, built, worked for the benefit of Russia.

The Maecenas set embodies the adherence to the traditions, its classical diamond facet that emphasizes the nobility of crystal ware is like the echo of the high moral principles of Russian patronage.


creation collection The Palace
Maltsov crystal has always distinguished itself for its high artistic merits, strict harmony of forms and decors, purity of materials, perfect quality of finishing. Its characteristic feature is a special faceting stile, elaborated in the life years of the factory. These qualities were highly appreciated by the Tsars. As far back as in the 18th century the founder of the Maltsov dynasty Vasily was entrusted with a task to manufacture different items to lay the Tsar's table. A hundred years later Maltsov crystal decorated the daily and festive table of the Tsar's residences: in the Winter palace, in Tsarskoe Selo, on Yelagin island, in Gatchina and in Krasnoe Selo.