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Antique Chelsea Derby Porcelain Dessert Plates
The set of six Chelsea Derby porcelain plates are painted with a thin, spirally fluted, mazarine border accented with gilt highlights from which hang floral swags.
In the center is a floral bouquet panel surrounded by a mazarine blue border with ornate gilt highlights of dentil work, fish scales, and flowerheads. he fish-scale gilding is as fine as any found on British porcelain.
Diameter: 8 5/16 inches (21.2 cm)
References: An example of a similarly shaped plate can be found in Derby Porcelain 1750-1798 by Gilbert Bradley, page 151.