Blue white & red cake plate
Magnificent cake plate in pottery with floral pattern of a blue and white design, by Knight Elkin & Co; antique English 1830s.
Condition: some surface wear
Late Georgian period mainly refers to the early 19th century, up to 1838. The style was predominantly neo-classical, that looked back at the ancient Greece and Rome and used those elements in design and decoration. Most Georgian items have straight and very clean lines and elegant repetitive floral patterns.
- 3 cm
- 23.5 cm
Porcelain, ironstone and pottery are tough materials. Wash all ceramics normally in a warm water with a sponge. Be gentle with overglaze decorations.