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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    A Pair of Dinner Plates from the St. Alexander Nevskii Order Service

    IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER II (1855-1881)

    Price Realised  

    A Pair of Dinner Plates from the St. Alexander Nevskii Order Service
    Imperial Porcelain Factory, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
    Shaped circular, with undulating molded rim, the center with the Star of the Order, the border decorated with the Sash and Cross, marked under bases with underglaze green cipher
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) diameter (2)


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    See note to lot 237.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARION O. CHARLES