A Russian Porcelain Plate from a Military Service

Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Nicholas I (1825-1855)

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Painted with a standing figure and a figure on horseback in the foreground, the richly gilded border decorated with four Imperial eagles interspaced by trophies of arms, signed in Cyrillic on the reverse, V. Stolstov, and with identifying inscription, 'Officiers-Superieur et Subaltene du 7me. Escadron de Reserve des Cosaques de la Mer Noire, ' also with inventory numbers; blue cypher manufactory mark.