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I have a Royal Doulton plate that my mother bought,(new I

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think) with her first pay...
I have a Royal Doulton plate that my mother bought,(new I think) with her first pay when she was 16 back in the mid 40's.It's one that is for display I assume.It,s bone china and has a country style view with a cottage on one side and a road running past the cottage,there is a stand of trees on the other side.It looks like it's been hand painted.I can just make out what looks like brush strokes.Next to the back-stamp is the number 20.Can you tell me anything more about it?...Thank you for your time.
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Hi! My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to help with your mum's Doulton plate.

Thanks for the description, it sounds interesting but I'll need to see it to be of best use to you. Could you very kindly attach a photo and one of the entire back of the plate so I can see the mark.

Also, how big is it (diameter of the plate)?

Many thanks,

Robert

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Thanks R.

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