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CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE

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CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE

Made by: Ippolit Antonovich Monigetti

On view in: Second Floor Hallway


About this object

The bulbous cup features an elaborated design of ropes and chains in gold, medallions with an anchor or the Imperial orb on a blue ground, and rectangular panels in green. On the thumbpiece to the handle is the crowned cipher of Alexander II on a blue ground.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Object name:
CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: St. Petersburg
Date made:
1871-1873
Size:
7.6 x 8.4 cm (3 x 3 5/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.343.4
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK Crowned cypher of Alexander II [A II] in underglaze-green [Underside]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Russian Imperial Porcelain at Hillwood"