A superb Royal Doulton cabinet plate, with a cobalt blue rim and extensive but delicate gilding. In superb condition with no chips or cracks, this plate measures 10.25 inches (26cm) in diameter. Marked Made in England, Bone China, Royal Doulton, England, with 14 to the right and x below. This mark was used between 1932 and 1973. Impressed mark - impossible to photograph - 35 and two other numbers, probably for the shape. Floral decoration in cartouches round the edge, with a slightly less decorated centre which allows the white body to offset the central bouquet.