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The Gossips Figure

This is a figure. It was designed by Margarita Evganyevna Permiak and manufactured by Dmitrov Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1960 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is enameled porcelain. 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

14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Dmitrov factory mark stamped in red

Cite this object as

The Gossips Figure; Designed by Margarita Evganyevna Permiak (1928 – 1973); enameled porcelain; 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-228

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