RARE ALPHABET ABC PLATE
CLOCK AND ALPHABET A RIDE ON CARLO
BROWNHILLS POTTERY CO ~ Staffordshire England ~ c. 1880
This 7 1/4" plate has a crisp image transfer printed in rich chocolate brown with great four color polychrome hand painting, clobbering in shades of cherry red, golden yellow, green and cinnamon brown.
This transfer, rarely seen on the market, will be a special abc plate in your collection.
In addition to the entire ABC alphabet transfer, the plate features a clock face with the classic Brownhills decorative transfer for learning to tell time. The transfered image is of two young boys, one teaching the other to ride.
Condition is excellent. Clean and bright.
Plates like these were given as gifts to children on special occasions and were used as educational tools, as well. A lovely addition to your ABC collection.
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