Offered for sale is a 19th century English Booth's ironstone set consisting of eight lobed Imari pattern plates and one matching compote on stand. The set is decorated in deep cobalt blues with iron red enamels stepped up in gilt.
The set is in very good condition with age crazing and discoloration throughout, typical of the more vitreous wares of this period. There is also some gilt wear to the edges mostly, which give the set a nice aged patina. The dessert set would be perfect for display in a cabinet.
Size of Plates: 9 ½" Diameter
Size of Compote: 5 ½" Height by 10" Diameter.
19th C. English Booth's Ironstone Imari Pattern Dessert Plates & Compote, 9 Pcs.