12 - 13 October 2009
A porcelain cover from a tureen from the Yacht Service
by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Catherine II, 1784-1787
Of oval form, the domed body painted with a band of a stylized gilt and purple design with green garland swags and with a stylized border of medallions, with gilt rim, apparently unmarked
14 1/8 in. (36 cm.) long; 6 5/8 in. (16.7 cm.) high
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