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Sugar bowl

From a tête-a-tête service made for Prince Dolgoruky. Slender, baluster shape. Gilded handles terminating in green leaves. Painted on both sides with a crowned cartouche with laurel wreath; flanked by trophies of war; enclosing the gilded initials of Dolgoruky on the obverse, his coat-of-arms...

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Marks

marked with 2-headed eagle. incised sun.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Russian, about 1755

Object Place

St. Petersburg, Russia

Accession Number

1983.52

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain