Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! 19th Century Staffordshire Rose Pompadour Botanical Dessert Service, hand-painted, 21 pieces. Fantastic antique hand-decorated, custom made pink, "Rose Pompadour" dessert service from R.Each piece is hand-painted with a unique botanical specimen. Rim of the plates is decorated with gold beading in a trellis decoration, the trellis is further enhanced by white jewels that are "inset" between the diamonds. The 3 larger compotes also have this lovely decoration on the base rim.
Scrivener's was located in Shelton, England, midway between Stoke-on-Trent and Hanley in the heart of 19th century England's ceramic industry. They were in business from 1870 - 1883. Rose Pompadour is a beautiful pink color invented by Sevres in 1757 and named for the Sevres support and mistress of Louis XV Madame de Pompadour.
Condition: One of the low compotes has a repair that is not noticeable, 1 plate has a hairline and another has a pinprick, the rest of the set is in great condition for its age, the pieces have a little bit of wear, very light scratches and very small firing defects here and there, but the overall appearance is stunning. Two compotes measuring 3" high, 8.25" diameter Two compotes measuring 5.5" high, 9.25" diameter One compote measuring 6.5" high, 11" diameter 18 luncheon plates measuring 8.75 diameter.
Each piece monogrammed "JW, " Large compete says at the base:, Presented to the Rev John Watson. By the Teachers of St. John's school was founded in Hanley in 1822, Reverend Watson was presumably the head of the school, or its minster, or both.Viewing in our New York City showroom is available by appointment. Layaway available for this item.
High definition photos of each plate are available on request. The item "19th Century Staffordshire Rose Pompadour Botanical Dessert Service, hand-painte" is in sale since Thursday, November 3, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Plates & Chargers". The seller is "clara727" and is located in New York, New York.
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