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What size is a dessert plate?

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Although dessert plates can range in sizes, these plates typically measure around 8 to 10 inches in diameter. Sometimes, however, smaller plates are used for more delicate desserts.
1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
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12 Pirkenhammer Aesthetic Movement Cabinet/Dessert Plates
By Pirkenhammer
Located in Great Barrington, MA
A uniquely decorated set of 12 dessert plates with the most unusual Aesthetic Movement perspective. Each plate is individually hand painted and the specific subject made the focal po...
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Antique 19th Century Czech Dinner Plates

Materials

Porcelain, Paste

12 French Hand Painted Dessert Plates W/ Butterflies & Birds
Located in Great Barrington, MA
This is a lovely set of 12 uniquely painted dessert plates with a variety of subjects. They feature birds and butterflies done with a transfer border and hand painted polychrome enam...
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Antique 19th Century French Dinner Plates

Materials

Porcelain, Paste

12 Cauldon B W & M Hand-Painted Botanical Dessert Plates Artist Signed
By Cauldon
Located in Great Barrington, MA
This set of 12 Cauldon/Brown Westhead and Moore dessert plates are decorated with the most elaborate and finely hand-painted botanical motifs. The cobalt blue ground frames the centr...
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Antique Early 1900s English Dinner Plates

Materials

Porcelain

12 Royal Crown Derby Cobalt Blue Neoclassical Dessert Plates
By Royal Crown Derby Porcelain
Located in Great Barrington, MA
An unusual set of 12 Royal Crown Derby dessert plates featuring an elegant and restrained central subject of subtly different urns with floral decoration encircled with swags of gold...
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Early 20th Century British Neoclassical Dinner Plates

Materials

Paste, Porcelain

12 Brownfield Aesthetic Movement Cobalt Blue Gold Fruit Dessert Plates
By Davenport Porcelain
Located in Great Barrington, MA
This set of 12 Brownfield 19th century dessert plates exemplify the Aesthetic Movement at its finest. Each plate is uniquely decorated with a gold overlay depicting different fruit s...
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Antique 1880s English Aesthetic Movement Dinner Plates

Materials

Porcelain

Corteo Porcelain Set of 12 Dessert Plates, Made in Italy
By Vito Nesta
Located in ROCCAVIVARA CB, IT
The triunphant entrance of a Sultan into a conquered city is the theme of these collection in which all the plates are part of the same image, connected amongst them and telling one ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Other Dinner Plates

Materials

Porcelain

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