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Tea Service, Cup

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Second Floor Hallway


About this object

White ground, angular handles; a circular panel with a gold border studded with pearls, the center being in dark brown painted in white and gray with one or more classical figures in the Pompeian manner. Except for a green and gold border, the rest of the surface is white with small sprays of flowers in gold. a: Tray; b: teapot; c: sugar bowl and cover; d: creamer and cover; e,f: two cups; g,h: two saucers.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: St. Petersburg
Date made:
1796-1801
Size:
6.7 × 6.8 cm (2 5/8 × 2 11/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.260.8
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK cipher of Paul I
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973