07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Soviet Porcelain Propaganda Plate

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM


Soviet Porcelain Propaganda Plate, St. Petersburg, Russia, 20th century, with painted "1921" to center surrounded by floral motifs with gilt rim, back with overglaze green mark Cyrillic monogram with crown mark of Nicolas II and date 1902, also with later black overglaze State Porcelain Factory mark of hammer, sickle and cog with date of 1921 and Cyrillic inscription "After a drawing by R. Wilde," dia. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Very minor scattered loss to enamel and surface abrasions. No chips, cracks, or repairs.


St. Petersburg, Nicolas II