A PORCELAIN BOTTLE-COOLER
BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF CATHERINE II
Cylindrical, with gilt scalloped rim, the upper section with a gilt band painted en grisaille with rosettes within diamond-shaped reserves above another gilt band of stylised berries and leaves, the body decorated with forget-me-nots, gilt female-mask handles, marked under base with blue underglaze factory mark, also with incised letter 'K' and numerals '2' and '12'
5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) high