Ridgway Porcelain Dessert Service
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
- Date / Time :
- April 08, 2016 10:00AM
Ridgway Porcelain Dessert Service, England, early 19th century, each with scalloped rim and raised grapes, cobalt blue border gilded with foliage and bordering a bird at each corner with central polychrome enamel flowers and foliage, including twenty-two plates, dia. 8; two covered sauce tureens with attached stands, lg. 7; two oval fruit baskets and stands, lg. 10; two oval serving dishes, lg. 10; two rectangular serving dishes, lg. 9 1/4; and four circular serving dishes, lg. 9 in., painted pattern number "733."
Most all plates with scattered gilt wear to ri and very light and even surface wear. One fruit basket broken into several pieces and professionally reattached. One fruit basket with a 2" hairline to side of body and a 1" glaze line to interior. one oval dish with a small chip to the foliage of one handle.
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