A porcelain plate from the Raphael Service
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, period of Alexander III, dated 1891
circular, the centre decorated with grisaille figure of Justice against red ground within hexagonal frame, surrounded by a border of classical-style friezes with three red ground roundels, three cream ground mythical beasts interjected amongst six stylized and beaded panels enriched with foliate motifs, marked under base with gilt crowned monogram of Alexander III and dated 1891
diameter: 24.2cm (9 1/2in).
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