Royal Crown Derby Old Imari Sheffield Dessert Plate
2 Sheffield Plates Available
A Royal Crown Derby old imari Sheffield dessert plate featuring the infamous rust, blue and gold design. Marked with the Osmaston Road factory Royal Crown Derby stamp. The Roman numeral date stamp, XLVIII, indicates the piece was produced in 1985.
Alongside the maker’s mark is the decorative pattern number 1128. A rare plate with beautifully scalloped edges.
More About Old Imari:
Royal Crown Derby Old Imari is fine bone china, beautifully decorated in blue, red, and gold floral and geometric designs. “Imari” patterns typically feature designs and colors based on porcelain pieces first produced during the Edo period (from 1603 to 1868) on the island of Kyushu, Japan.
The Sheffield dessert plate measures approximately: Diameter 8¾”
This is a rare and beautiful example of fine bone china from one of the oldest porcelain companies still in existence. In very good pre-owned condition, the plate has no chips, cracks, or repairs. All paintwork is in good condition. Slight signs of wear appear which are indicative of handling and use, however, there is nothing noteworthy.
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