Plate from the Duke of Cambridge Service

English
about 1752–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Decorated by James Giles (English, 1718–1780)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

H: 2.6 cm (1 in.) x 9 3/16 in. (diam.)

Accession Number

1982.24

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Workshop of James Giles, decorator, London, about 1760. Soft-paste porcelain, rims molded in five shield-like panels; decorated with polychrome enamels and gold with central fruit bunch, berries and a butterfly, rim with butterflies and insect in reserves, fruits in between. See also 1982.25.

Markings

Mark: red anchor.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson