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FRUIT PLATE FROM THE SERVICE OF THE ORDER OF ST. GEORGE

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FRUIT PLATE FROM THE SERVICE OF THE ORDER OF ST. GEORGE

Made by: Imperial Porcelain Factory

On view in: Russian Porcelain Room


About this object

Plate in basket work touched with gilding. In center is the star of the order and around this is draped the yellow orange and black ribbon of the order with the badge at one side. Garland of laurel leaves is intertwined with the ribbon.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
FRUIT PLATE FROM THE SERVICE OF THE ORDER OF ST. GEORGE
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
18th c.
Size:
23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.7
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK Underglaze green: imperial crown with A II
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973