Stunning Worcester Leaf Dish "Magican Pattern" C.1765

ITEM Large Moulded Leaf Dish

FACTORY Worcester

DATE Circa 1765

DECORATION Finely painted in famille rose colours of a Chinaman

raising one hand in the air having conjured up a vase

on the table to the suprise of two women looking on.

This pattern is known as "The Magican"

It has a finely painted & gilded "Crowsfoot" border

See page 227 Dictionary of Worcester Porcelain

by John Sandon for example

CONDITION Fine hairline (secured) on rim with associated tiny 1mm chip

tiny 1mm flat chip on rim

No other chips,cracks or restoration.

Some slight wear to enamels mainly restricted to large

vase by the table

See photographs

MEASURMENTS Length - 25cm

Diameter - 19cm .