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FORK FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE

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FORK FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE

Made by: Gardner Factory

Currently in storage


About this object

Silver gilt fork. Pistol shaped handle with enlarged rococo ends in turquoise and gilding entwined with red ribbon with badge at end near tines. In open spaces are cluster of flowers.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Object name:
FORK FROM THE ORDER OF ST. ALEXANDER NEVSKII SERVICE
Made from:
Porcelain -- silver gilt
Made in:
RUSSIA: Verbilki
Date made:
18th c.
Size:
19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.19.5
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK 218 lower, X over 17, C, CL over SCHL in a trefoil (continental)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973