A PEACOCK PATTERN DINNER SERVICE
Each enamelled in a rich famille rose palette with a peacock and a peahen standing on a grassy hillock beside blue weathered rocks growing with large pink peony, smaller flowers in gilt and colors growing alongside, all within a series of iron-red borders trailing similar blooms and interrupted by dark grey ground lappets edged in green leafy scrollwork, the large tureens with 'crown' knops and the basket stands studded with colorful flowerhead bosses, comprising:
A pair of large soup tureens and covers, 12 7/8in. (32.7cm.) wide, 9 7/8in. (25.2cm.) high
A pair of soup tureens and covers, 12¼in. (31.1cm.) wide
A mazarine platter and strainer, 17¼in. (43.8cm.) diam.
A strainer, 14 9/16in. (37cm.) diam.
A large charger, 16 1/16in.(40.8cm.) diam.
A charger, 13½in. (34.3cm.) diam.
A charger, 12 5/16in. (31.2cm.) diam.
Two tureen stands, 15 1/16in. (38.3cm.) and 13 3/8in. (34cm.) long
Nine oval platters, one 16¾in. (42.6cm.), two 11 7/8in. (30.1cm) six 9 5/8in. (24.4cm.) wide
A sauceboat, 9 11/16in. (24.6cm.) long
A footed salt, 3 1/16in. (7.7cm.) diam.
Five oval reticulated basket stands, one 10 15/16in. (27.8cm.), two 9 15/16in. (25.2cm.), two 8 9/16in. (21.7cm.) wide
Six saucer dishes, five 11 3/16in. (24.8cm.), one 10 1/16in. (25.6cm.) diam.
17 large plates, 11 1/8in. (28.2cm.) diam.
28 dinner plates, 9 1/16in. (23cm.) diam.
21 soup plates, 9 1/8in. (23.2cm.) diam.
Four small plates, 6 5/16in. (16cm.) diam.
A large pair of unrelated round jardiniere stands with famille rose A sauceboat, 9 11/16in. (24.6cm.) lin. (40.2cm.) diam. (112)