Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England.
The incurvate plates with five elaborate raised paste gilt motifs to gilt banded rims, centering grey pate sur pate cartouches with Classical motifs, signed BIRKS. Retailed by Davis, Collamore, 5th Avenue and 48th Street, New York.
H2239.heart with a line.
9 3/4 Diameter.
Six in very good condition, with minimal wear and scratches. One with 5 crack from rim to center. One with 4 crack from rim to center. One with crawling 6 crack from rim to center. Two plates resprayed and with the long cracks glued now with discolored surfaces. One plate split in half.
Notes: the plates were stored in a crate for over 35 years.
Auction Date: December 16, 2022