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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    A Porcelain Plate from the Coronation Service of Emperor Nicholas I

    IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1826

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    A Porcelain Plate from the Coronation Service of Emperor Nicholas I
    Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, circa 1826
    Circular, the center painted with the Imperial double-headed eagle within the chain of the Order of St. Andrew on an ermine-lined mantle surmounted by the Imperial crown, the border with gilt ciselé trophies of arms and lion masks on a cobalt blue ground, unmarked
    9½ in. (24.2 cm.) in diameter


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