Manufacturer Royal Worcester, English, founded 1751
Decorator Jefferyes Hamett O'Neale, Irish, 1734-1801
  • Plate
Date ca. 1770
Medium Soft-paste porcelain painted in polychrome enamels with mazarine blue underglaze border and gilt
Dimensions Overall: 1 1/8 × 7 9/16 inches (2.9 × 19.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Ruth Nugent Head Bequest Fund
Accession Number 1987.12
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British S3BB, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Mark, in underglaze blue, on underside: [fretted square mark]
until February 21, 1947, Heathcote Collection, lot 75;
Sidders collection.
(Albert Amor Ltd.);
1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Sidders Collection of Dr. Wall Worcester Porcelain. Sales cat., Albert Amor Limited. London, October 11-31, 1985, cat. no. 44.

Fine English and Continental Porcelain, English Furniture, Etc. Sales cat., Sotheby & Co. London, February 21, 1947, lot 75.

"Notes on recent acquisitions." Bulletin of the DIA 64, no. 1 (1988): p. 58 (ill.).