Dating rose medallion
Don't be afraid to ask the seller to send you additional photos.Finally, always try to buy from a trusted, reputable seller. Rose Medallion is a 19th and 20th Century Chinese Export Porcelain.Rose Medallion has a unique characteristic way to identify it.Sometimes porcelain is actually stained to appear old, however, authentic antique porcelain does not turn a darker color with age. If you decide to buy antique Chinese porcelain online, just make sure you do your research first.Try to find out what similar pieces are selling for and ask a lot of questions.
If you find pieces that have "Made in Hong Kong" or Chinese lettering on the bottom, these pieces are not considered antique because they are too modern.
Rose Medallion can be found as plates, bowls, cups, vases and teapots. If it says, "Made in Hong Kong" or has Chinese characters these pieces are not considered antique because they are too modern.
If there is no mark on the underside, the piece dates 1850-1890.
The Rose Medallion pattern can be found on baskets, plates, bowls, cups, vases, basins, tureens, teapots, platters, serving dishes, creamers, soap dishes and more.
This style of Chinese porcelain was first made in the mid 1800's to satisfy the high demand for imported china that started in Europe and eventually spread to the United States.