THe Royal Staffordshire Pottery, Burslem, Staffordshire, England was established in 1885 by A.J.Wilkinson. This lovely set of 3 butter pats are the Mikado pattern, circa 1890 - 1910. The floral pattern is displayed on the wide border. THe slightly scalloped blank is enhanced by embossed flowers with leaves and gold band on the rim. The butter pats measure 3" across and are stamped "Mikado - A.J.Wilkinson Ltd - England". Ltd was first used in 1896. There are no cracks, chips or repairs; several tiny flea bits on outer rim. The usual age crazing, light utensil marks and gold wear.