Overall: 3 1/2 x 15 1/4 in. ( 8.9 x 38.7 cm )
maker's mark: hatched crescent
Large porcelain circular two-lobed dish transfer-printed in underglaze blue with pine cones, pomegranates, and berries (the "pine cone" pattern) in center surrounded by flower sprays, butterflies, and an insect; broad rim decorated with blue printed floral sprays; circumference outlined with painted blue line.
Worcester had mastered and excelled in the manufacture of large flatware by the end of the 1760s and had no English contemporary equal.
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
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