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Minton Dessert Service with Butterflies and Flowers and Gold Rims

$4,800per set


Extraordinary porcelain dessert service attributed to Minton comprising 23 pieces with turquoise ground, hand painted butterflies, flowers and floral garlands. The perimeters and inside diameters of the plates are beaded and gilded. The service includes three tall compotes (4" high), three low compotes (2 ½" high), and 17 plates. The plates are marked underneath "2153".


  • Attributed to
    Minton (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 4 in. (10.16 cm)Diameter: 9.25 in. (23.5 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 23
  • Style
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Overall very good condition with some minor wear to gilding, all consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Charleston, SC
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #31801stDibs: LU838512340531

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    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Ships From: Pembroke, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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