We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration a MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUE MINIATURE HAND PAINTED DRESDEN FLORAL PORCELAIN COMPOTE DISH!
This SUPERB example of a coveted collectible came from a QUALITY COLLECTION of other antique porcelain pieces, and this wonderful dish is sure to ENCHANT with it's beautiful FLORAL MOTIF and hard to find TINY SIZE-------------an absolute FABULOUS ACCESSORY for display as a centerpiece to an antique FASHION DOLL'S dining room table or buffet!
The compote dish measures a DIMINUTIVE 3 3/4" tall, with the center bowl measuring approximately 4 1/2" across, and it's base measuring 2 3/4" in diameter!total of 6 1/2" in diameter, and 3 1/2" high including it's handles, which have a UNIQUE VINE shape! The bowl has an unusual OPEN WEAVE design, with fancy painted GOLD PAINTED embellishments, and DELICATELY MOLDED porcelain flowers of many varieties and in beautiful RICH COLORS featured all the way around it's circumference--------a very FINE and QUALITY piece and with the most sought after DRESDEN ATTRIBUTES! The inside of the bowl has a lovely hand painted center FLORAL MEDALLION in gorgeous rich colors, and the stand that the bowl sits on is just as lovely as the bowl itself, with hand painted flowers on each side with a wonderful open weave pattern with gold painted scrolls------there was no detail spared when creating this SUPERB piece!
Underneath are the maker's marks stamped in a blue "DRESDEN" with the signature CROSS MARK! The dish is in overall EXCELLENT CONDITION, with just a couple of minor chips to several of the flowers; a common and unavoidable issue with these porcelain Dresden pieces, but otherwise a SPECTACULAR display piece and sure to enhance the most ADVANCED of collections!
For scale purposes, we are showing it being modeled by our 13" antique French Fashion doll, but we think a DINING ROOM vignette for your larger dolls showcasing this lovely piece would be SPECTACULAR!
A FABULOUS item ready to grace the most ELEGANT of tables, this MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUE MINIATURE GERMAN DRESDEN HAND PAINTED FLORAL PORCELAIN COMPOTE DISH is being offered for the first time on Ruby Lane for your buying consideration-------a SUPERB CENTERPIECE!
We will be offering several other antique HAND PAINTED porcelain pieces from the same collection in the next several weeks, so please be sure to check our listings frequently!
Please note that any doll or accessory items used for display are not included in this offering, unless otherwise specified.
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