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Plate, one of twelve

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

Currently in storage

About this object

Center on a white ground is painted the badge of the Imperial Order of St. Andrew First Called, in colors. The rim is in royal blue, edged with gold and against this are three large and three small cartouches with elaborate gold frames, each one painted with a badge of an Imperial order, i.e. St. George the Martyr, St. Alexander Nevskii, the White Eagle, St. Vladimir and St. Anna. For illustration, see Wolf, La Manufacture Imperiale de Porcelain à St. Petersbourg, fig. 312.

ceramics, russian
Made from:
Made in:
RUSSIA: St. Petersburg
Date made:
24.9 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
Signature marks:
MARK back: cipher of Nicholas I, Imperial crown
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973