This attractive pedestal base dessert dish is decorated with a cobalt blue wave design under the glaze, and hand painted overglaze enamels of flowers and leaves in orange, yellow,green and gold.

The bowl is 8-3/8" in diameter. The 2 handles extend it to 10-1/4" wide. The height is 3-1/4".
There is a pseudo-Chinese mark in red on the base. No other marks. I date this comport c.1830 or earlier.

The condition is very good. There are no chips, no crazing, no repairs, and no utensil marks. The gilding is not worn except for the very ends of the handles. There is an "in-the-making" firing flaw under one of the handles. There is a single tight hair-line crack near each of the handles. Despite these flaws, the dish rings when tapped.

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Pottery, Imari
England • English

Owen's Antiques

Antique English Large Pedestal Bowl, 19th C Imari


    Specialist Dealer in Early 19th Century English China
    Specializing in Georgian Period Tablewares: Spode, Wedgwood, Coalport, Mason's, Worcester, Derby, Minton, Davenport, etc.


    since 2003

    Owen's Antiques

    Barbara Gay Jungemann
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    Vashon Island , WA This Shop is rated Gold - 100 or more sales Gold Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2003

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