Five squared plates decorated with sprays of yellow and purple flowers on a pure white ground. Richly gilded to all rims and to the tab handles.The pattern is number 346 and it bears some similarities to their other patterns, 'Violets' and 'Violetta.'
These items were produced by A.T. Finney & Sons working out of the Duchess China Works, Longton - one of the Staffordshire potteries.
The trade name of 'Duchess' was used from the start of business around 1947.
Approximate dimensions :
Cake Bread Plate 9.125" | 230mm incl tab handles
Tea Plate x 4 6.5" | 163mm wide
Back stamp includes maker's mark' gilder's mark and 346.
These pretty items are in excellent vintage condition.
All our items are pre-owned and vintage and may therefore show signs of use and age and will not be dishwasher proof.