Second-course dish with cover
François-Thomas Germain (French, 1726–1791)
Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
Diameter (dish): 30.5 cm (12 in.) Diameter (cover): 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of a pair of second-course dishes and fluted domed covers with vegetal finials, the borders of the dishes engraved with the Russian Imperial Arms
struck with St. Petersburg marks for 176?
Engraved No. 12?
1757, ordered by Empress Elisabeth (b. 1709 - d. 1762) as part of the "Parisian" silver service for the Imperial Court of Russia. March 19, 1971, sold by S. J. Phillips, Ltd., London, to Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897 - d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (Accession Date: May 26, 1993)
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection