The plate with intertwining blossoms against a black ground within a gilt border. The ornament is reminiscent of Persian design and suggests that it could have been intended as a diplomatic gift, one of many Emperor Nicholas I exchanged with the Qajar rulers and dignitaries.
Dimensions: Diameter - 8-5/8 (21.9 cm). Condition: Overall very good condition for age.
Detail, color, and factory stamp well intact. Gilding rich in color and has shine. Some wear to glazing from stacking and use. Residue on edge of plate.
All items offered are guaranteed genuine and authentic and are described accurately as possible. Please message us with any questions. The item "Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory Plate Persian Style Ornament 1830s 1840s" is in sale since Saturday, August 26, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Plates & Chargers". The seller is "atzbach-russian-antiques" and is located in Redmond, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.