For your consideration is a vintage Spode China: "Gathering Of The Tree" Decorative Plate from The Victorian Christmas Series, Plate No. 1. The colors are vibrant and the scene displays a young Victorian boy & girl gathering their Christmas tree and walking across a snow covered area. A coach filled with people & luggage passes by and other Victorian people are walking along the road in the background. The rim of the plate is decorated in lovely Holly & Berries design, with a gold tone hand painted trim around the very edge of the plate. It is printed on the back: The Victorian Christmas Series, Plate No. 1, "Gathering The Tree," This plate is the first in a series. Each illustration is inspired by an early Victorian drawing., Spode, Fine Bone China, England.
The plate is in very good, vintage & collectible condition. No chips or cracks noted! Approx.; 9"Rd.
(Check out the matching Spode Victorian Christmas Series Plates with a different scene on each one, also available in our shop! Thank you!)