Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)
Object Place: Europe, England
3.7 x 21.5 cm (1 7/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Soft-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration and gilding. Marks: crowned crossed batons with six dots and script ‘D’ in red enamel, incised ‘11’. Oval platter. The rim decorated with a wide band on yellow, a thin band of gold leaves on black and gilt edging. Yellow border contains masks, bulls’ heads and other devices in black with gold detailing. Oval medallion in center with yellow ground edged with black and gold leaf band containing a male figure holding a fan flanked by two Egyptian heads with plant headdresses. Set with 56.1232-56.1245 and 67.1234-67.1248.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb