Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Chinese, Asian and Other Exotic Themes

Date: 1800-1810

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 9.75 in (24.765 cm)

Maker: Spode

Worker's Mark:

Painted

Description:

A circular earthenware plate in the Flower Cross pattern.  It was printed in blue with underglaze painting in red to which a vermicelli pattern was added. The central pattern consists of a symmetrical design of four flower or leaf motifs separated by trailing flowers. The flowers and buds in the border have been enameled overglaze in red and brown and the rim is enameled in brown.

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