An Antique Porcelain Blue and White Plate.
A hybrid hard paste porcelain plate marked M MASON. Two man bridge pattern, C1805.
This rare octagonal plate is in the chinoisserie style in his ‘Nankin’ pattern. Diameter: 230mm (9.3 inches) It is in excellent condition and historically is typical of the attempt by English manufacturers to supply the demand for ‘China’ after the East India Company closed down its imports in the 1790s. A museum piece.
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Kent, United Kingdom
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