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SAUCER

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Second Floor Hallway


About this object

Footed cup has a band around the center with a gold acroteria motif on a blue ground with above and below a band of gold pearls on a white ground. Rest of the background and handle are gilded. Saucer is similarly decorated with the addition of the double-headed eagle in gold in the center.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
SAUCER
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1906
Size:
14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.290.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK cipher of Nicholas II, Imperial crown and date 1906
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973