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Stunning Bird of Paradise Plate Best Ironstone China Mori Works Stunning Piece

Stunning Bird of Paradise Plate Best Ironstone China Mori Works Stunning Piece
Current Price: $75.00 Buy Item
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Location: Central West NSW

Item Details


  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Originating Region: China?
  • Era: Early 20th Century or Before

  • Very decorative bird of paradise with flowers cabinet plate stamped 'Best Ironstone China Mori Works' -
  • Green lettering with rampant lions holding shield topped by a crown
  • Unable to find any info on this co. - not sure if it's Chinese or English
  • Suggest it was made early part of last century or possibly earlier
  • Hand-decorated & measures 23cms across, about 2cms high, some depth to plate
  • Black ground, green & orange bird, mottle yellow edge with floral motifs of peonies/cherry blossom
  • Enamel glazes used, some texture/raised surface to finish
  • Good condition - no cracks or crazing but does have a few little faults on white edge -
  • One small visible chip/2 scrapes/little rough raised area/one bump & 
  • Underneath therre are some slight grey marks/spot of missing glaze/areas where glaze is worn
  • Overall a stunning piece that is in v decent condition for age
  • Weighs 361 grams.  Combined post offered
  • There's another slightly smaller Mori Works plate in store depicting dragon

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