Artist-engraver: Beloborodov V.M.
Stocker & fitter: Suvorov V.M.
Name: «Morning in the Pine Forest»
Year of manufacture: 1962
Materials used: Silver, gold, precious metals alloys
Technique: Blend of techniques: precious metals or their alloys inlays and relief engraving, notching.
Description: The “Morning in the Pine Forest” scene pictured on the base plate of gun.
Right side of the gun reveals a scene of fox and wood-grouse struggle. Left side - creeping panther. Animal scenes are accomplished
with the curled ornament with elements of acanthus leaves. Picturesque lyric of the forest life.
Location: France, gift to the President of France Charle de Gaulle (1959–1969).