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Head of Harlequin

Made by: Miklashevskii Factory

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

Box is in shape of Harlequin's head. Clown has pink cheeks, blue eyes, black hair, and wears a red checked shirt with a white ruffled collar edged in gold. His white cap forms the lid.

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Object name:
Head of Harlequin
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: Kiev
Date made:
1839-1862
Size:
overall __4.25 IN
overall __10.80 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.183.1-2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __in gold underneath: AA
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered
Featured in publication:
"Russian Porcelains: The Gardner, Iusupov, Batenin, Novyi, Popov, Kudinov, Sipiagin, Fomin, Safronov, Kiselev, Kornilov, Gulin, Khrapunov-Novyi, Sabanin, Miklashevskii, Guzhev, Ikonnikov, and Kuznetsov Factories"