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SALT CELLAR FROM THE ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR SERVICE

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SALT CELLAR FROM THE ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR SERVICE

Made by: Gardner Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

Basket work is not in openwork, but the details are gilded. Red and black ribbon of the order is draped around the basket with a badge on each side. Projecting green handles have flowers and leaves where they join the body of the basket.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
SALT CELLAR FROM THE ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR SERVICE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Verbilki, Russia
Date made:
1770-1790
Size:
12.3 cm (4 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.27.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK underglaze grey G over impress mark
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973