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1960

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1970

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Lenin Reading Pravda Plate

This is a plate. It was manufactured by Dulevo Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1960–70 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is porcelain, enamel, gilding. 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: 23.9 cm (9 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: On underside: Dulevo mark (falcon) stamped in blue overglaze

Cite this object as

Lenin Reading Pravda Plate; Manufactured by Dulevo Porcelain Factory ; porcelain, enamel, gilding; Diameter: 23.9 cm (9 7/16 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-42

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