Today we are happy to offer for sale a beautiful Royal Crown Derby Blue Aves bread & butter 6.25″ plate!
The Royal Crown Derby Porcelain Company is the oldest or second oldest remaining English porcelain manufacturer, based in Derby, England (disputed by Royal Worcester, who claim 1751 as their year of establishment). The company, particularly known for its high-quality bone china, having produced tableware and ornamental items since approximately 1750. It was known as ‘Derby Porcelain’ until 1773, when it became ‘Crown Derby’, the ‘Royal’ being added in 1890.
The elegant, Chinoiserie-inspired, Blue Aves pattern was introduced in the 1980’s and features lovely and exotic birds in a lush tropical floral garden, in blue with gilded accents. The lovely bread & butter plate is beautifully done and marked on the bottom “Royal Crown Derby/English Bone China/Blue Aves”.
Please note we have several of these plates available; buyer may purchase one, a few, or all. Plate presents beautifully and is in very good vintage condition, with minimal wear and no chips or cracks. Add English elegance and style to any fine luncheon or dinner table with this beautiful piece…Fresh to the market!
Dimensions: 6.25″ in diameter x 5/8″ in height