Monkey 1992. From the series "Horoscope". 1992 was the year of the monkey (as was 2004, 2016, etc.). Gold enhanced details, blue striped shirt and a book with the date 1992. The monkey is a symbol of selflessness, mutual assistance, dexterity and activity, mobility, desires and aspirations, and, of course, curiosity. Nice piece in excellent condition. Internal market green falcon Dulevo (Дулево) Porcelain Works backstamp. 3"x 1½".
Dulevo (sometimes Dulyovo) Porcelain Works (Дулевскй фарфоровый завод) is one of the most famous Russian (and former Soviet) porcelain manufacturers. The works were founded in the Dulevo wasteland (now Likino-Dulevo) in 1832 by famed Russian merchant Terenti Kuznetsov (Теренти Кузнецов).