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KORNILOV MANUFACTORY

SOLITAIRE TEA SET FOR THE JAPANESE MARKET


KORNILOV MANUFACTORY
SOLITAIRE TEA SET FOR THE JAPANESE MARKET



$ 1800 / € 1600
KORNILOV MANUFACTORY
Solitaire tea set for the japanese market

Object n°601

Beautiful porcelain tea set formed with a tea pot, a sugar bowl and a cup with its saucer, of triangular shape in the Rococo spirit, ornate with gilt Japanese-style ornaments (birds, pagoda and foliages) on a double-blue background whose a nice petrol blue, gilt rims.

One antique damage restored at the cup.

Russia, Kornilov brothers factory, Saint-Petersburg, circa 1850.

The mark is used between 1840 and 1861.



Heights : Tea pot : 15 – Cup : 7,5 – Sugar bowl : 14 cm.

Note

The period of manufacturing correspond to the period of the treaty of Shimoda, which was the first diplomatic agreement between Russia and Japan, signed by the vice-admiral E. V. Putyatin and Toshiakira Kawaji, on January 26th 1855