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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    A Rare Porcelain Perfume Bottle

    BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I

    Price Realised  

    A Rare Porcelain Perfume Bottle
    by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Nicholas I
    Circular of compressed form, consisting of eight lobes with a raised central grip with bud finial, with relief red painted coral branches and gilt floral detail, marked under base with blue glaze Cyrillic 'N I'
    2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high


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