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4122 C, May 3, 1934

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 8, Item: SC07.02.3.040
Identifier: SC07.02.3.040
4122 C
4122 C

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Transcription: [double-headed eagle] RUSSIAN IMPERIAL EXHIBIT May 3rd, 1934. Article No. 4122 C

A porcelain Easter egg bearing the monogram of the Czarevirch [sic] Alexis. It is drawn through with the original ribbon and was made in the Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory.

The Russian Imperial Porcelain Factory was owned and operated exclusively by the the [sic] Royal Family from the time of its beginning in 1744 (when it was founded by Elizabeth I, daughter of Peter the Great) down to the time of the last of the Romanoffs, Nicholai II (1917).

From the Hammer Collection – Three East Fifty-second Street, New York, N. Y.


  • Creation: May 3, 1934


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

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Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

Margaret R. and Robert M. Freeman Library
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