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1970

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Crocodile, Emblem of Magazine "Krokodil" Figure, 1960–70

This is a Figure. It was manufactured by Dmitrov 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

8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

underside: Dmitrov factory mark stamped in red

Cite this object as

Crocodile, Emblem of Magazine "Krokodil" Figure, 1960–70; Manufactured by Dmitrov Porcelain Factory (Russia); porcelain, enamel, gilding; 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-233

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