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Easter Egg with the Cross of the Order of St. George

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Easter Egg with the Cross of the Order of St. George

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

Egg has a rose-red glaze. On the front is rendered the small cross of the Order of St. George the Martyr in white and grisaille. The original silk ribbon is black and orange.

Category:
CERAMICS, RUSSIAN
Object name:
Easter Egg with the Cross of the Order of St. George
Made from:
Porcelain -- silk
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
Late 19th c.
Size:
overall __3.62 IN
overall __9.21 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.389
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __badge of Order of St. George the Martyr in white and grisaille
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973