A cup and saucer from the Grand Duke Paul Petrovich Service, Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, St. Petersburg, Period of Alexander II (1855-1881)

cup and saucer decorated with the Imperial arms of Russia accolled with the arms of Hostein-Gottorp, the rims and handle gilded. with green cypher mark. diameter of saucer 13 cm. Est. 6,000—8,000 USD

Sotheby's. Russian Art. 22 Apr 09. New York www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's