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    Sèvres Bisque Porcelain Nicholas and Alexandra Medallion Commemorating their Visit to the Factory
    French, circa 1896

    Of white porcelain, depicting the Imperial couple facing right, he in military uniform, she wearing a kokoshnik, inscribed NICHOLAS II and ALEXANDRA, the reverse inscribed LL MM L'EMPEREUR ET L'EMPERATRICE DE RUSSIE VISITENT LA MANUFACTURE NATIONALE DE SEVRES, 8 OCTOBRE 1896-3 1/2 in. diam. in original red leather box, the top embossed MANUFACTURE NATIONALE DE SEVRES and dated

    Provenance:
    Purchased from St. Petersburg Shop, Paris


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2008
    24th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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