Neoclassical style; 1790-1810
Worcester, England; attributed to Chamberlain’s Porcelain Manufactory
The Ridgelys owned two very similar dessert services decorated with cobalt blue and gilt borders, made only a few years apart. Although unmarked, these pieces from the earlier dessert service can be attributed to Chamberlain’s Worcester.
Porcelain. Square Serving Dish: H 3.5, W 21.3, L 21.3 cm; Round Serving Dish: H 4, W 21.5, Dia 19 cm; Oval Serving Dish: H 4.5, W 18, L 28 cm
Hampton National Historic Site, HAMP 4111, 10206, 4113