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Saucer

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Passageway to Icon Room


About this object

The outside of the saucer is gilded. The interior is white, painted with a Dutch scene in a lozenge of two men at an inn with the inn keeper with his back to the fire.

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Object name:
Saucer
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
ca. 1750
Size:
cup __ __ __ __5.06 IN
cup __ __ __ __12.86 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.230.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __marked with the impressed double-headed Russian imperial eagle as used under Elizabeth I and the number "1." in gold.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum","Russian Imperial Porcelain at Hillwood "