France & Russia - Franco-Russian Alliance - Plates portraits Tsar Nicolas II & Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna - 1896

Description
France & Russia - Franco-Russian Alliance - Plates portraits Tsar Nicolas II & Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna - 1896
Original - Earthenware - Very good condition

Lot of two decorative earthenware plates to hang on the wall, made by earthenware manufacturer Utzschneider & Co. in Sarreguemines (Alsace - France) in the late 19th century to celebrate the Franco-Russian alliance. Circa 1896.

They are decorated with portraits of Czar Nicholas II Romanov, Emperor of Russia, and Czarina Alexandra Feodorovna, in period Art Nouveau style.

The plate with the Czar’s portrait is 21.7 cm in diameter. It is in very good condition.

The plate with the Czarina’s portrait is 21.6 cm in diameter. It is in excellent condition.

The imperfection on the obverse side of the Czarina’s plate is shown in the photos.

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Lot details
Type
Plates portraits Tsar Nicolas II & Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna
Country of Origin
France & Russia
Army Unit
Franco-Russian Alliance
Year of Manufacture
1896
Material
Earthenware
Condition
Very good condition
Original/ Replica
Original
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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