Five (5) pieces English Worcester porcelain dishes, including Dr. Wall period and Flight Barr & Barr. 1st - 4th items: Four (4) Royal Worcester plates with cobalt and parcel gilt scalloped rims, purple foliate sprays, and central polychrome floral spray surrounded by gilt scalloped border, including two (2) 8 1/2" dia. plates with scalloped edge, one (1) 7 5/8" dia. plate with scalloped edge, and one (1) shell dish (7 7/8" H x 8" W). All with blue crescent maker's mark to underside. Two plates with three numbering sticker labels to underside. Dr. Wall period, early to mid 18th century. 5th item: Flight Barr & Barr square sweetmeat dish with parcel gilt, scalloped edge; embossed leaf and branch motifs with parcel gilt accents; and polychrome floral designs scattered throughout. Stamped with underglaze FBB maker's mark. 8 3/8" H x 8 3/8" W. Likely second quarter of 19th century.
Private Knoxville, Tennessee collection.
1st - 4th items: Overall very good condition with minute wear to glaze and gilt; scattered minute surface scratches. One plate with hairline measuring 1 1/4" L. 5th item: Overall very good condition with minute wear to glaze and minor wear to gilt.