A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
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A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Lot Sold:3,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)


the cavetto painted with the star of the order and motto 'For Labours and Fatherland' in Russian, the border with moiré

sash and badge, gilt rim, with green Imperial cypher of Alexander II

diameter 23.8cm, 9⅜in.

Condition Report

Overall in good condition; there are no chips and only minor stacking wear. The white surfaces with some discolouration especially in the reverse, probably due to a firing flaw.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
A porcelain plate from the service of The Order of St Alexander Nevsky, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Alexander II (1855-1881)
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