Worcester Plate by James Giles
Worcester dish decorated by James Giles with the Lady Mary Wortley Montagu design

A Worcester plate beautifully decorated in the London atelier of James Giles with the Mary Wortley Montagu pattern, with a central reserve of flowers, three flanking reserves of birds, all within elaborate tooled gilding, on a blue scale ground.
c.1768-73
D:  22.2 cm

Ref: Stephen Hanscombe; James Giles China and Glass Painter, no 64 for a similarly painted stand.dish in the Holburne Museum of Art, Bath

Condition: min chip to rim, otherwise fine