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PLATE

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Second Floor Hallway


About this object

An excellent imitation of a Sevres plate in bleu celeste, possibly made to replace a broken plate in a Sevres service. The central part is white; on the rim is in bleu celeste or turquoise with three kidney shaped panels reserved in white, each painted in colors with a bird sitting on a limb of a tree and some flowers. Around the entire border are swags of oak leaves in gold.

Category:
ceramics, russian
Object name:
PLATE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
Early 20th c.
Size:
24.9 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.395
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK back: green Russian Imperial crown, ciphor of Nicholas II, 1900
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Russian Imperial Porcelain at Hillwood"