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Tumbler

Made by: Kornilov Factory

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

On front in sepia is painted a laurel wreath surmounted with a sunburst. Within a wreath is the bust of Pushkin on a lyre with a scroll and quill pen. On opposite side in green is a poem. The cup commemorates the 100th anniversary of the poet's birth with an exerpt from his work beginning "no, all of me will not die!..."

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: St. Petersburg
Date made:
1900
Size:
overall __3.75 IN
overall __9.52 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.162
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION __on back: stamp of Kornilov factory, double headed eagle inscription: 1799-1899 26 May Pushkin; overglaze red A "No, all of me will not die.."
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered