Taurida set


The set Tavrichesky (Taurida)

Taurida is the ancient Greek name of Crimea that has been used since ancient times. The set has got its name thanks to a significant historic event that took place in Crimea in the year 1900. Nikolay Maltsov, an outstanding representative of the dynasty, the son of Sergey Ivanovich, a highly educated person of his time, was seriously keen on astronomy and establiched Simeiz observatory on Mount Koshka. One of the first small planets discovered in Crimea was called Maltsovia in his honor.

The extraordinary pattern which decorates the Tavrichesky set singles it out among the other products. The deep diamond facets that form the rays radiating from the composition center render the arrangement of the star accumulation in the spiral galaxy sufficiently well. This item is destined for people with an inquisitive mind and constructive mental set.


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.