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Box with a figure of a reclining reaperess

Made by: Sipiagin Factory

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

Box is formed as a sheaf of wheat upon which reclines a peasant girl in costume holding a sickle and an apron full of vari-colored flowers. Hat and hair are black. Blouse is white and bodice is several colors. Outer skirt is red and petticoat in stripes of red, white and gold. Slippers are red.

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Object name:
Box with a figure of a reclining reaperess
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: Elizavetino
Date made:
1856-1865
Size:
overall __4.12 IN __3.50 IN __7.25 IN
overall __10.48 CM __8.89 CM __18.42 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.143.1-2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __on bottom in red: see Saltykov #156, see Popov #310 1850s-1865
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered