Authentic Russian Lomonosov Porcelain Cobalt with Gold Tea-Things *TENDERNESS* :
Teapot, Creamer, Sugar Basin.
Prime quality. UnderGlaze Cobalt with 22 K Gold ink hand-painted.
The Teapot is 5.2 inches high, 4.8 inches in diameter.
The Sugar bowl is 2.8 inches high, 4 inches in diameter.
Creamer is 3.5 inches high, 3 inches in diameter.
Each item has the mark Hand-Decorated in Russia and Lomonosov Porcelain Factory (LFZ) logo at the back.
Lomonosov Porcelain factory (formerly the Emperor porcelain factory) was the first one in Russia.
Factory was founded in 1744.
They use Gzhel clays and Olonetz quartz and alabaster. The items produced in this factory won Gold Medals in 1923 in Revel, in 1925 at Paris World Exhibition, in 1948 at Leipzig, in 1958 at Brussels.