This is a Blue & White Souvenir Plate of " Captayne John Smith of Virginia " Plate. This is a much sought after Rolled edge flow blue souvenir plates, that is marked on the back: Rowland & Marsellus Co Staffordshire England Flow Blue Designed & Imported by the t. Hanger Drug Co., Portsmouth, Va. / Copyrighted 1906. In the center of the Plate is has The Portraictuer of Captayne John Smith Admiral of New England. It has (6) view panels of Virginia: 1.Jamestown Church, Jamestown, VA 1638 2. Hotel Chamberlain, Old Point Comfort 3. Bruton Church, Williamsburg, VA 4. Navel Hospital, Portsmouth, VA 5. St Paul's Church, Norfolk Va showing Cannon-Ball fired by Lord Dunmore 1776. 6. Fortress Monroe Old Point Comfort It has a Bright, glossy finish; Strong, vivid flow blue color. There is slight overall glaze crazing and has no other flaws. It is very good overall condition. It will make a fine addition to any related souvenir pottery / china or flow blue transferware collection. As the plate glaze is highly reflective, please disregard all of the photography-related glare and shadowing.
Deep Blue Colors and in nice condition.
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