EARLY CHILDS ALPHABET ABC PLATE
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
BROWNHILLS POTTERY CO Staffordshire England c. 1880
This 8 1/8” plate has a crisp image transfer printed in rich chocolate brown with great five color polychrome hand painting, clobbering in shades of red, golden yellow, cinnamon brown, green and cobalt blue. This transfer, rarely seen on the market, will be a special abc plate in your collection.
In addition to the entire ABC alphabet transfer with the classic Brownhills decorative transfer, this plate has a central cartouche of Little Red Riding Hood encountering the Big Bad Wolf on her way to Grandmother's house.
Condition is very good. Some utensil marks consistent with age and use. The rarest of all Brownhills ABC plates.