There is great and then there is magnificent and these plates made by Royal Crown Derby qualify as magnificent! This set of 12 dinner plates exhibit all of the characteristics of the finest gilt decoration with profuse raised paste gold surrounding the border. Six reserves frame gilded baskets filled with flowers with alternating scrolls and swags. The subtle shaped rims add another element of elegance. Fit for royalty, they truly speak for themselves! Overall excellent condition with some gold wear on the highest points, no chips, cracks or crazing. Made in England, dated 1905.
12 Royal Crown Derby Neoclassical Dinner Plates with Profuse Raised Paste Gold
10" diameter x 1" height
Item #: 3083