First Period Worcester Porcelain Blue Scale Junket Dish c.1770
A very attractive 18th century Worcester porcelain scallop fluted junket dish decorated with a blue scale ground with ornate gilt framed white reserves finely painted with European flowers in bright enamels. Fabulous detailed rococo gilt decoration across the blue ground with trailing flowers between the reserves, fans, scrolls, arabesques and grassy leaves emanating from the gilt rim. Blue square mark to the base, c.1770.
It measures 24.8cm (9 3/4") wide and 4.5cm (1 3/4") high.
Condition is very good: there is one small shallow rim chip. No repairs or restoration and only minor surface wear.
W: 24.8cm (9.8")H: 4.5cm (1.8")
18th Century, Georgian (1714 to 1837)