An early 19th century Derby twenty eight piece part dinner service
An early 19th century Derby twenty eight piece part dinner service. Decorated in the King's pattern with branches of flowering chrysanthemums and peonies, the borders with lappets and diaper-pattern cartouches, a narrow blue band with gilt zig-zags runs around the edges and the rims are gilt lined. Twenty five pieces bear the red enamel mark of a crown above crossed batons and with a 'D' below (circa 1800-25) together with three pieces which bear a Robert Bloor Period crown and 'D' printed in red (circa 1820-40). (28).
Auction Date: December 2011