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2000 years of pottery forms and shapes
Modern AD 1720 -
Chelsea porcelain; identifier pw290a

  • Common name Chelsea porcelain
  • Class Plate
  • Diameter 220mm
  • Identifier PW290a
  • Production centre Chelsea, London
  • Distribution throughout the British Isles
  • Use part of a large second service
  • Date c. 1764 AD
  • Detail base of plate with `gold anchor'
  • Bequeathed by W R B Young
Topside of Plate Detail
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