Porringer, decorated in brown, blue and green on a cream ground. Circular brown line in hollow of porringer with three cross hatched and two other floral motifs in brown, two of the cross-hatched motifs surrounded with blue dots; all linked by lines deepicting a stem shape rising from the border at one edge. The porringer has a border of two concentric brown lines with four patches of brown cross-hatching at intervals, separated by two green and two blue frond patterns.

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