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A Russian Porcelain Coffee Pot from the Service for the Imperial Yacht Tsarevna, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
Estimate
7,0009,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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264
A Russian Porcelain Coffee Pot from the Service for the Imperial Yacht Tsarevna, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
Estimate
7,0009,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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A Russian Porcelain Coffee Pot from the Service for the Imperial Yacht Tsarevna, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881)

of baluster shape, with slip on lid, with the word Tsarevna in ornate, Cyrillic letters on the side


with green cypher mark of Alexander II
Height 8 3/4 in.
22.2 cm
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Literature

For a similar coffee pot in the collection of Peterhof, see An Imperial Fascination: Porcelain, Dining with the Czars, Peterhof, New York, 1991, p. 131, no. 301.

Catalogue Note

The Imperial yacht Tsarevna was built in England in 1874 for Emperor Alexander II, but was used primarily by Maria Fedorovna, wife of Emperor Alexandra, for short vacation trips off the coast of St. Petersburg and Finland in the summer months.

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