• Rare antique Royal Worcester 17 piece dinnerware set

( featured in The Marquis Tablescape)

• White porcelain with deepest cobalt blue hand-painted border with bronze fleur de lys transferware edging

•  Royal Worcester porcelain was founded in 1751 by Dr. John Wall, the marks on the back of this set with the crown sitting directly atop the crest and the X below indicate that it was made in 1886

• The set includes 8 dinner plates, 8 salad/dessert plates and 1 large platter suitable for turkey or large roast

• Dinner plates measure 9 1/4",   salad plates measure 7", very large, heavy platter measures 19" x 15"

* Please note the dinner plates are 9 1/4" European size, smaller than today's standard; in the 7th picture, one of the plates is shown next to a 10 1/2" plate so that you can see the size comparison

• This set is in amazing condition, purchased from an estate sale in Massachusetts; believed to have been used only for display, probably on a dresser, which explains the excellent condition; no crazing or chips, tiny indentations on back of platter from a hanger, there are no chips or cracks.

• Recommended for use on special holidays or Sunday roast 

• Hand wash

Antique Royal Worcester Complete Dinner Set for 8

$1,200.00Price