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CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE, ONE OF THREE

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CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE, ONE OF THREE

Made by: Ippolit Antonovich Monigetti

Currently in storage


About this object

The ground is white. At the top is a band of dots in gold, then a chain in gold with another near the bottom. In the middle is a band enclosed in gold ropes with plain apple green panels alternating with three blue medallions, two enclosing anchors, one the Imperial orb. On top of the handle is the cipher A for Alexander II.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
CUP FROM THE DERZHAVA SERVICE, ONE OF THREE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1871-1873
Size:
7.6 × 8.4 cm (3 × 3 5/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.343.8
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK Crowned cypher of Alexander II [A II] in underglaze-green [Underside]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973