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CUP

Made by: Royal Porcelain Manufactory Berlin

Currently in storage


About this object

The cup is cylindrical. On the front, framed in gold, is a sepia portrait of Alexander I in profile. He wears a uniform and the star of the Order of St. Andrew. He is facing to the left. The portrait is in an eight sided gilt frame. The upper rim of the cup is gilded, as is the interior.

Object name:
CUP
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
Berlin, Germany
Date made:
ca. 1825
Size:
6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.51.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK blue for Berlin factory on bottom
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973