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Bust of Lenin Inkstand, ca. 1925

This is a Inkstand. It was designed by Natalya Yakovlevna Danko and manufactured by Lomonosov Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1925 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

H: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

underside: hammer, sickle, cog stamped in green underglaze

Cite this object as

Bust of Lenin Inkstand, ca. 1925; Designed by Natalya Yakovlevna Danko (Russian, b. Georgia, 1892–1942); enameled porcelain; H: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-138

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