Chamberlains Worcester plate, Fancy Birds in monotone landscapes, c. 1830
Chamberlains Worcester plate, with gadroon & shell moulded rim, decorated in an unusual palette with ‘fancy birds’ in monotone landscape, the rim with a plain light blue ground. Large ornate printed mark, c. 1830
ref. Godden- Chamberlains Worcester- p157 for the original factory pattern book entry for this shape, known as 'Ridgway's dessert', a rather blatant example of copying the shape of another factory!