3 June 2015
IMPERIAL PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, PERIOD OF ALEXANDER III
Height 19.5 cm.
Provenance: Acquired from the Winter Palace Gallery.
Comprising a tea-pot with a lid, a milk jug, a sugar bowl with lid, two cups and saucers, each decorated with gold rims against a cobalt-blue ground, the cups with with the double-headed Imperial eagles beneath Imperial crowns, with green Imperial ciphers for Alexander III.
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.