What a Find!
Custom ordered by T. Goode & Co. Ltd of London England for...
from renowned manufacturer...
Minton Pottery Factory of the Staffordshire region of England
Fan shaped plate consisting of five oyster wells with sauce
Solid gold trim with raised cobalt blue seaweed design borders the two sides
Top of plate is scalloped and decorated with a cobalt design
The blue center logo of a crown with letters J P & Co.
Though I cannot guarantee, I am speculating this could very possibly stand for the famed financier J.P Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase). Or, his nephew, James Pierpont Morgan, the founder of Yale University and who wrote "Jingle Bells".
Condition is MINT....circa 1913
Measures 11 1/4" x 8 1/4"
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