Buckwheat Pot

Pot

Creator:

Kornilov Brothers Factory

Date:

1881 - 1894

Materials:

Porcelain

Dimensions:

D 6.75 in x H 5.5 in

Accession Number:

560.84

Credit Line:

Bequest. Brannon, Elisabeth. 1984

Description

White porcelain pot with gold rim, blue and gold band, painted black double-headed eagle of the pre-1856 form. Was used for buckwheat kasha. Given to Mikhail P. Stakhovich by Alexander III.

History Note

Given by Alexander III to Mikhail P. Stakhovich, grandfather of Elisabeth Brannon and Natalie Woskry.

Inscriptions & Markings

Red-orange double eagle over "Братьевъ Корниловыхъ въ С. Петербугѣ"