She loved a tidy house full of bright, beautiful objects like crown derby china, with everything neat and shipshape.
On its polished surface, above its innumerable little shelves and drawers, a crown derby tea and coffee service was set forth.
There was never any distinctive mark, as in the case of crown derby.
I have called just now from my study, to ask what sort of ware it was, and the lady who sets me right says it was crown derby.
It was an idée fixe, you were a fanatic, you broke half a crown derby dinner-service when you couldn't get it.
And how was she to know that it wouldn't be your ladyship's best Sèvres or crown derby?
Gwen had taken little or no notice of what was passing, since that betraying incident of the crown derby set.
"Have some tea first," urged his good-looking hostess, pouring him some into a crown derby cup.
These displeased Frank, but some handsome china—an entire tea service in crown derby—reconciled him to the room.