Lot 126: European Porcelain Dragonfly Butterfly Dessert Set
29 October 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: EUROPE, 19-20TH CENTURY A European porcelain butterfly and dragonfly decorated dessert set. The set was cold painted with a dragonfly and butterfly design within the botanical sprays on the bright white glaze background. The tazza and twelve matching plates have an unusual reticulated saw-toothed rim with gilt striping.
Condition Report: Very good condition, very minor wear to the painted decoration.
Dimensions: Tazza measures 9 1/2" diameter by 5 5/8" tall, plates 5 7/8" diameter.