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PLATE FROM THE ORLOV SERVICE, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Second Floor Hallway


About this object

The plates have the cipher of Count Gregory Orlov in gold as part of the decoration.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
PLATE FROM THE ORLOV SERVICE, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1760
Size:
24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.231.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK marked with the double-headed eagle in black and gold. 14224
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Exuberance of Meaning: The Art Patronage of Catherine the Great (1762-1769)","A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum"