EARLY CHILDS ALPHABET ABC PLATE
CAPITOL AT WASHINGTON
BROWNHILLS POTTERY CO ~ Staffordshire England ~ c. 1880
This fabulous 7 3/8 " plate has a crisp image transfer printed in rich chocolate brown with great color polychrome hand painting, clobbering in shades of red and green.
The image is part of the Famous Places series coveted by collectors. This transferware plate, 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 cartouches of the capitol building in Washington DC and one of Washington's final resting place..
Condition is very good. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.
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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