26 November 2014
IMPERIAL PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I (1825–1855), CIRCA 1826
39 by 26.5 cm.
Oval, the centre painted with the Imperial double-headed eagle within the chain of the Order of St Andrew, on an ermine-lined mantle surmounted by the Imperial crown, golden border with alternating ciselé trophies of arms and lion masks on a cobalt blue ground, with blue Imperial cipher for Nicholas I.
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