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A porcelain Easter egg, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Nicholas I (1825-1855)

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Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 GBP

A porcelain Easter egg, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Nicholas I (1825-1855)

A porcelain Easter egg, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg, period of Nicholas I (1825-1855)

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 GBP

Lot sold:

2,394

GBP

A porcelain Easter egg, Imperial Porcelain Factory, St Petersburg

period of Nicholas I (1825-1855)


painted with a portrait of Saint Olga of Kiev, depicted in Byzantine dress, the painting signed with unknown initials IM in Cyrillic, with impressed factory mark

height 9cm, 3 1/2 in.

Excellent condition overall; with light surface wear and rubbing to gilding and a few scattered scratches to the painting, consistent with age and use.


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