Beautiful antique year 1888 Royal Worcester large, melon shaped biscuit / cookie jar, a hard to find complete set with its lid and underplate. It is decorated with heavy gilt borders, a gilt figural handle with two fantastic animal heads, and hand painted flower sprays in various colors including purple, light blue, orange, pink and yellow, outlined in gold on an ivory colored ground. All three pieces are marked, dated and coded as follows:
JAR: Royal Worcester Puce Mark with Date Code Letter Z indicating year of manufacture 1888 W 2010, D., A, D.3, BK
LID: Royal Worcester Puce Mark with Date Code Letter Z indicating year of manufacture 1888 BK, A1, 1 with various dots.
UNDERPLATE: Royal Worcester Puce Mark with Date Code Letter Z indicating year of manufacture 1888 W 2010, R., A, D.#, BK, 11, R3
In very good used condition as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Set: 7" tall including lid and underplate; Jar: 6 1/2" tall including lid finial, 5 1/4" tall without lid; Underplate; 7 1/2" diameter.
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