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First Period Worcester Porcelain Scale Blue Oval Dish c.1770

£325.00 Approx $398.77, €378.35

Code: FA0943


W: 15.2cm (6")H: 2.9cm (1.1")L: 19.9cm (7.8")

An attractive 18th century Worcester porcelain oval dish with a scale blue ground, large central oval reserve with scalloped edge painted with a large spray of continental flowers in bright polychrome enamels. 4 other shaped reserves around the sides with ornate rococo style gilded frames, each filled with sprays of flowers against a white ground. Additional gilt sprays painted over the scale blue ground and finished with a gilded rim. Blue fretted square mark to the base

Provenance: collection sticker for T. A. Hall, Burnley.

It measures 19.9cm (7 13/16") long, 15.2cm (6") wide and 2.9cm (1 1/8") high. 

Condition is very good with no damage or restoration and minimal handling wear to either enamels or gilding. There have been a couple of kiln dust blows taking small spots of green enamel with them and and a few areas of sparsely scattered kiln dust dots here and there.