Russian Glass Art and Ceramic Art

Decorative serving plate

    Decorative serving plate

    Russian Empire, Moscow

    Last quarter of the 19th century

    Imperial Stroganov College

    Faience; embossing, covering, polychrome painting

    Diameter 40.5 cm


    Round platter on ring-shaped base with wide welt and wavy edge in the Eastern style. Front central part is decorated with ornamental rosette, realised in yellow-red-blue tints, located on red-brown background. The welt is decorated with eight embossed petals. Heart-shaped medallions with curls, formed by plant shoots are inside them. Colour scheme is formed by yellow-red-brown-blue shades. In general, the pattern of the serving plate is made in the form of a stylized eight-petal flower on green background.