Assembled Set of Worcester blue and White Soft Paste: serving dish
Overall: 3 x 15 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 39.4 cm )
Large circular twelve-lobed porcelain serving dish transfer-printed in underglaze blue in the "Pine Cone pattern"; the center arrangement of pine cones, pomegrantes and berries are surrounded by flower sprays,butterflies, and insects; the broad rim is transfer printed with larger floral sprays and the rim outlined with a painted blue line; mark in the form of a hatched crescent.
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
painted: on bottom: hatched crescent
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