A Soviet state porcelain six setting dinner service from the Russian Embassy in London,
second half of the 20th century, Russia, by the Dulevo Manufactory, comprising dinner plates, bowls, salad plates, side plates, navette-shaped serving dishes, butter dishes and a tureen, each piece highlighted in gilt and bearing the State Emblem of the Soviet Union, stamped marks to the reverse,
dinner plates 24cm diameter (34)
Provenance: Purchased from Christopher Martin-Zakheim, owner of Iconastas, who bought the extensive service directly from the Russian Embassy in Kensington c.1991.
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Sold for £750
One side plate badly broken and repaired. Rubbing and wear to gilding. Two butter dishes damaged and repaired. General surface wear and scratches. Some marks and stains. General wear commensurate with use.
complete service shown in images 1 and 8
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