A porcelain military Plate
by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, period of Nicholas I, 1842
Circular, the centre painted with officers and privates of the Training Forces in a landscape within gilt border by M. Kriukov, the rims with gilt cisel military trophies and double-headed eagles on green ground, the reverse inscribed in Russian 'Training Forces with Officers and Privates of the Training Sapper Batallion Officers and Privates of the Training Carabineer Regiments 1842 M. Kriukov', marked under base
9in. (24cm.) diam.