The Golden Pony (Золотая Конь). Based on the Tale of the Humpback Pony (Конек-горбунок). Soviet era, Dmitrov porcelain factory in Verbilki (Дмитровский фарфоровый завод в Вербилках). White porcelain with underglaze decoration and gilding. 4¼" in height. Fine condition. 1 only, as shown.
The Dmitrov porcelain factory in the village of Verbilki traces its history from the first private plant founded by the the Scottish merchant Francis (Franz) Gardner in 1766 through the Kuznetsov period beginning in 1892 and finally the soviet Dmitrov period and post-Soviet period Porcelain Verbilok.