Tankard, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg (Russian, 1744–present), Hard-paste porcelain, Russian, St. Petersburg

Tankard

Factory:
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg (Russian, 1744–present)
Date:
ca. 1780
Culture:
Russian, St. Petersburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.176a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 538
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside: Monogram E II in Cyrillic (factory mark, period of Catherine [Ekaterina] II, 1762–96)
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)