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Chelsea porcelain; identifier pw292

  • Common name Chelsea porcelain
  • Class leaf dish
  • Height 30mm
  • Diameter 205 mm
  • Identifier PW292
  • Production centre Chelsea, London
  • Use part of a dessert service
  • Date c. 1752 AD
  • Historic context Possibly painted by James Giles
  • Detail factory mark `red anchor'
  • Bequeathed by W R B Young
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