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    Sale 7630

    Russian Works of Art

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 5

    A porcelain armorial dinner plate for the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich Service

    BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER II

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    A porcelain armorial dinner plate for the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich Service
    by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, period of Alexander II
    Shaped circular, the centre painted and gilded with the coat of arms held by an Imperial double-headed eagle, with gilt openwork, moulded lattice border and scalloped rim, marked under base
    10 1/8 in. (25.8 cm.)
    The coat of arms are the Imperial arms of Russia accolled with the arms of Holstein-Gottorp.


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