A Sèvres Plate, circa 1782-85

This soft-paste porcelain plate has a pattern of ‘pois vert‘ which was used on various Sèvres services in the early 1780s. This pattern was reproduced by the Nantgarw porcelain factory in the 19th century.

Diameter 23.8 cm


Purchased by The National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, 2007; formerly in the Sackville-West collection, Knole, Kent