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1930

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1940

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Monkey Figure

This is a figure. It was manufactured by Lomonosov Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1930–40 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.

  • Dessert Fork (France)
  • silver.
  • Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program,....
  • 1996-56-22

Its dimensions are

H: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

underside: Lomonosov marks stamped in green underglaze

Cite this object as

Monkey Figure; Manufactured by Lomonosov Porcelain Factory (Russia); porcelain, enamel; H: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-131

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