Worcester Saucer, Decorated in Underglaze Blue with Formal Flowers, Honey Gold Leaves and Stems, Gold Dentil Rim, c1785
A very fine and delightful Worcester saucer, dating from c1785. This delightful
saucer is decorated with sprays of formal flowers in blue and gold. The body of
the saucer is of smooth soft paste porcelain.
The main body of the saucer is beautifully decorated with sprays of formal flowers of underglaze blue flowers, their stems and leaves finely drawn in rich honey gold; the fineness of the gilding is exquisite. The decoration comprises three main flower bouquets with lesser sprigs between them. The top and inner rim are gilded, the inner rim with gilt dentil decoration.
A single back to back flower sprig decorates the inside base of the saucer. This within a circle of dentil gilding.
Size and Weight:
- 5" (130mm) max. diameter of the saucer
- 3 oz (88 gms) weight of saucer
- (values are approximate)
There are no manufacturer's marks, but is from the famous Worcester factory and dates from c1785.
A delightful Worcester saucer in good general condition with no chips, cracks, repairs or restoration. There is just a little wear to the gilding on the rim of the saucer and the dentil circle in the centre of the saucer as shown in the pictures below.
|Description||A very fine and delightful Worcester trio, comprising tea bowl, coffee cup and saucer, dating from c1785. This delightful trio is decorated with sprays of formal flowers in blue and gold.|
|Year of Manufacture||c1785|
|Pattern||Underglaze Blue with Formal Flowers, Honey Gold Leaves and Stems, Gold Dentil Rim|
|Condition (See main description for full details and pictures)||The condition of this beautiful trio is very good. There are no chips, cracks, repairs or restoration and the gilding shows little or no sign of wear.|
Worcester Trio, Decorated in Underglaze Blue with Formal Flowers, Honey Gold Leaves and Stems, Gold Dentil Rim and Base, c1785
- Brand: Worcester
- Product Code: p1344d
- Availability: In Stock