18 April 2008
A Soviet Porcelain Propaganda Plate
State Porcelain Factory
Circular, the center painted with red star intertwined with hammers and sickles and sheafs of wheat within a gilt cavetto band, marked under base with underglaze blue hammer, sickle, and cog
7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) diam.
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For an identical plate, see Sotheby's, London, December 18, 1987, lot 223.
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