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CUP WITH PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE KONSTANTIN

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CUP WITH PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE KONSTANTIN

Made by: Batenin Factory

On view in: Passageway to Icon Room


About this object

On the front of the cup is an oval medallion painted with a portrait of Grand Duke Konstantin (Konstantin Pavlovich) dressed in a cockade hat, a black uniform with gold epaulettes, and the blue ribbon of St. Andrew. At his neck is the badge of St. George and next to it is a row of five badges. On his left breast are three stars. The handle and exterior of the cup are gilded, the latter in sgraffiatto. Saucer en-suite.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
CUP WITH PORTRAIT OF GRAND DUKE KONSTANTIN
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1812-1832
Size:
H. 3 1/4 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.85.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK Impressed Cyrillic s.z.k.b
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973