FINE Brown Transferware Plate ~ THISTLE & FRUIT 1880
PEACOCK FEATHER & THISTLE
Sarreguemines Potteries, formally Alsace-Lorraine
This stunning earthenware transferware plate is a wonderful piece of 19th century transferware! The plate measures 9 1/4 " in diameter and is transfer printed in dark chocolate brown. It is beautifully decorated with a continuous roping of flowers along the rim, A Thistle plant bursting in bloom, a large Peacock feather, wild grain surround a vignette of exotic Fruit. An exceptional pattern.
The piece is in great condition, clean shiny and bright. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs. Light utensil wear.