A Gold Anchor Period Chelsea Porcelain Plate, 1756-1769. The Thickly Moulded Plate is in the Style of Vincennes. The Center is of a Relaxed Open Spray of Garden Flowers, the Moulded and Gilded Border is Decorated with Exotic Birds. The Center of the Base with a Gold Anchor Mark for the Chelsea Factory. Three Stilt Marks to the Base.
Condition: in very good condition. Minor grazing lines.
Size: Diameter : 22 cm (8 1/2 inches)
References:A similar plate is in the Victoria and Albert Museum
Place of origin:
London, England (made)
ca. 1755 (made)
Chelsea Porcelain factory (manufacturer)
Materials and Techniques:
Porcelain painted with enamels and moulded
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 3, shelf 8