Dinner set D. Carlota Joaquina
Carlota Joaquina (1775-1830) was married to the Portuguese King João VI. Her life, full of vicissitudes, because of her capricious and ambicious temperament was also deeply devoted.
This set, replica of a dinner set belonging to the "Real Paço do Ramalhão" in Sintra, was choosen by Her Majesty the Portuguese Queen Maria Pia for personal use in 1889: english white porcelain with gold and yellow oer glaze enamels decoration in Empire style. Centre with the gilded monogram "CJPB" (Carlota Joaquina Princess of Brazil) on a radiated latin cross
Palácio Nacional da Ajuda