Thirty-two (32) Royal Crown Derby "Gold Aves" pattern porcelain bowls, having 22 karat yellow gold hand-decorated birds of paradise and peacocks among flora with scalloped rims. Includes: sixteen (16) rice/open sugar bowls (2 1/2" H x 5" dia.) and sixteen (16) coupe cereal bowls (1 1/8" H x 6 1/2" dia.). All items with red Royal Crown Derby stamps to underside of bases. 20th century.
The Estate of Margaret Harold Roberts, Lookout Mountain, Georgia.
Majority of items in overall very good condition with normal surface scratches and wear/rubbing to decorations. Rice/open sugar bowls: one with 2 1/2" repaired break to footed base; two with hairlines, largest 1 1/4", to underside of bases; and one minute flea bite or flaw in the making to underside of base. One coupe cereal bowl with minute flea bite or flaw in the making and a very tight 1 1/4" hairline extending from rim, visible to underside of base.