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Tea Service, Saucer

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Second Floor Hallway

About this object

All have royal blue background with swags of leaves decoration in gold. a: In the center is a star-like medallion surrounded by a garland of leaves. From the gold bands on the edge hang swags of leaves with a garland of leaves intertwined through it. All the other pieces are gilded to match. b: Teapot; c,d: cup and saucer; e: handleless cup, this matches the preceding except that it has no handle; f: cup with ring foot. Some pieces may not be period.

ceramics, russian
Made from:
Made in:
RUSSIA: St. Petersburg
Date made:
12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
Signature marks:
MARK cipher of Catherine II
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Russian Imperial Porcelain at Hillwood"