Verbilki

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Verbilki

 

an urban-type settlement in Taldom Raion, Moscow Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the Dubna River (a tributary of the Volga). It has a railroad station 90 km north of Moscow. Population, 8,500 (1968). There is a porcelain plant that was founded in the middle of the 18th century; the factory has a museum of porcelain ware.

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The factory was established in Verbilki, a small village in the Dmitrov district of Moscow Province, and was significant for being the first private porcelain factory in Russia, as the Imperial Porcelain Factory, which was founded in 1744, manufactured porcelain solely for the Russian Imperial Court.