This set of 3 Red Wing Pottery "Magnolia" flower pattern, square (Concord shape) bread & butter plates have blooms that are gray and cream colored with a touch of yellow. This is either the Magnolia-Gray or Magnolia-Chartreuse pattern. Each square plate measures 6" inches across. Each plate is hallmarked or stamped underneath with this company's signature wing symbol in black and the words "Red Wing Pottery Hand Painted".
All plates are in great condition. These 3 plates are not available/in stock on Replacements Ltd. Their price would be the same as mine.
Magnolia was among Red Wing's most popular patterns...it was introduced in the late 1947 and was made until 1956. DRCC 34-2014
Bit O' History: Red Wing Pottery – Red Wing, Minnesota In 1906, the familiar red wing stamp replaced older logos and was used until the pottery plant closed in 1967. Red Wing's dinnerware production is believed to have begun in the early 1930s , according to the Red Wing Collector's Society, Inc. Full scale dinnerware production started with the Gypsy Trail line in 1935. All-in-all, the company produced 31 lines (or shapes) and 104 different patterns. At the peak of its production in 1957, the Bob White pattern was said to be the most popular dinnerware line in the country. The more elusive patterns include Buds, Harvest, Wreath, and Delta Blue.
Item ID: RL-4262
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