Pair 19th C. Flight Barr & Barr Armorial Plates “Semper Fidelis”

Pair 19th C. Flight Barr & Barr Armorial Plates “Semper Fidelis”

$0.00Price

A pair of Flight Barr and Barr Worcester porcelain plates bearing armorial decoration c.1830.

 

Dimensions: Each approximately 8” diameter.

 

The rim has a gadrooned gilt edge surrounding a burgundy rim.

 

The center has an elaborate armorial with the motto “Semper Fidelis” surrounded by a gilt band.

 

The reverse has both impressed and printed Flight Barr & Barr marks.

 

The crest is that of the Walmesley family. Henry Sandon at p. 212 of his book “Flight Barr and Barr Worcester Porcelain 1783-1840" states that the armorial is that of Sir Thomas Walmesley.

 

Condition: In excellent condition consistent with age and usage.

 

Ericsson Street Antiques

Antique Ceramics, Antique Porcelain 

Antique Ceramics New York

  • Instagram
  • Facebook - Black Circle
  • Pinterest
64px-EBay_logo.svg.png
Get our Newsletters

Content © 2020 Ericsson Street Antiques. Proudly created with Wix.com

E-Commerce Website edited by Strategic Creative / Websight Design Organization ∙ 2020

  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Pinterest Icon
0