NINE PORCELAIN DINNER PLATES FROM THE FARM PALACE BANQUET SERVICE, IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I (1825-1855) AND ALEXANDER III (1881-1894)

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Property from a Washington D.C. Private Collection NINE PORCELAIN DINNER PLATES FROM THE FARM PALACE BANQUET SERVICE, IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I (1825-1855) AND ALEXANDER III (1881-1894) each centred with a gilt monogram A beneath an Imperial crown for Grand Duke Alexander Nikolayevich (the future Emperor Alexander II) surrounded by scrolling acanthus leaves within sky blue borders, one with blue Imperial cypher of Nicholas I, eight with green Imperial cypher of Alexander III (9) diameter 25.3cm, 9⅞in.