19th C. Hammersley Hand Painted Botanical Dessert Set with Feathers

19th C. Hammersley Hand Painted Botanical Dessert Set with Feathers

This extensive and complete dessert service has 12 dessert plates (8" diameter) a lovely oval footed compote ( 6" tall), 2 oval serving bowls and 2 shell-shaped serving bowls. Each piece is uniquely painted with a central botanical bouquet with a subtle dark green overlay imitating a still-life canvas. The borders are decorated with 4 floral reserves, raised and molded grape clusters and hand painted feathers contrasting the cobalt blue ground. The borders are all highlighted in gold. c. 1890's

Dessert Plates, 8" diameter
Oval Footed Compote, x 6" height
2 Oval Serving Bowls, 8" diameter x 6" height
Item #: 763
Price: SOLD

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