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MILITARY PLATE

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

Currently in storage


About this object

Painted scene in the center is of an officer and subaltern in the foreground (one in a gray cloak), another on horseback behind them and other subaltern, drummer and soldiers to the left and right in the background. Lavender rim.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
MILITARY PLATE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1874
Size:
24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.368
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION; MARK in black Russian scrip in black overglaze on back: "Seventh Infantry Division" and "from a painting by ..." and (18)74; cipher of Alexander II below Imperial crown and within a wreath in underglaze blue and cipher of Alexander II in overglaze green with dots
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973