Antique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800'sAntique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800's

I believe this is the oldest piece of Copeland Pottery I have ever acquired. It is earthenware and measures 15 1/4" x 12". There is an impressed Copeland B mark ( the B stands for Burslem) and a diamond shape registry mark. A diamond impressed mark indicates Victorian ceramics from 1842 - 1883. The impressed diamond mark on this platter dates it Jan. 3, 1883 made by English manufacturer Copeland, Staffordshire Pottery. There is also a back stamp mark with the pattern name "Silvester" inside a rectangular box.

The design is a lovely black on ivory . The scalloped border is filled with leaves and berries. The center repeats the design in a circular garland surrounded by a raised fish scale type design.

I am amazed that this platter is in such wonderful condition. It is very clean. There are no chips, crack, or crazing. It does have very light utensil marks. There is a light ink line in the center probably done when firing. This is a very nice Victorian Platter.

Item ID: 1095#7232

Antique Copeland Black on Ivory Platter 1800's

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