Fantastic set of five decorative porcelain 24k gold inserts dishes produced by Arte Morbelli, of fine Italian craftsmanship.
Each plate can be hung as a decorative object, or you can use them as real plates.
The plates are made entirely of porcelain, with designs and edges in 24 karat gold, very precious and elegant.
The porcelain 24k gold inserts dishes contain designs of animals symbolic of every historical era and every area of the world. They are represented: a quadruped with a back decorated with red and gold squiggles, representing Southern Russia; a donkey also decorated in gold and purple and represents the period of greatest flowering of the Persian period (500-400 BC); the Egyptian jewel with gold and blue scarab, symbol of the great pharaoh Tutankhamen (1349 BC. C.); Chimù jewel representing the symbol of the Peruvian chiefs of the pre-Columbian period (1100-1300); a Minoan jewel, representing pre-Hellenic Greece, depicting a person holding two large herons by the neck, overhanging 4 snakes.
The porcelain 24k gold inserts dishes are suitable as centerpieces, but mostly as decorative plates given their historical impressiveness.
Height: 3 cm (1.18 in.)
Diameter: 20 cm (7.87 in.)
The decorative porcelain 24k gold inserts dishes are in original and excellent condition, the 24 karat gold is perfectly intact.