6 June 2018
A Porcelain Soup-Tureen from the Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovich Service
IMPERIAL PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I (1825–1855)
Height 30.5 cm.
Of traditional form, white body and lid with crimson pink, blue and green borders with reserves with animals, art trophies and flowers, with spreading gilt foot and scrolled handles with palmette finish, domed lid with a gold foliate pinecone handle, apparently unmarked.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.