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Hail to the Eighth Congress of Soviets Plate, 1920

This is a plate. It was manufactured by State Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1920 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is porcelain, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds.

Its dimensions are

Diameter: 24.4 cm (9 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: On underside: Imperial Porcelain Factory mark obscured by green enamel oval; hammer, sickle, cog, 1921 hand-painted in blue overglaze

Cite this object as

Hail to the Eighth Congress of Soviets Plate, 1920; Manufactured by State Porcelain Factory (Russia); porcelain, enamel; Diameter: 24.4 cm (9 5/8 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-15

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