PAIR of STAFFORDSHIRE AESTHETIC RED TRANSFERWARE PLATES
BIRD WITH FLOWERS ~ FLORIS LIGNA
Wallis Gimson Potteries ~ Staffordshire England
These Victorian aesthetic 8 1/8 " plate are crisply transfer printed in dark red.
The pattern is decorated with a busy Aesethetic movement assymetric patchwork pattern, complete with flowers, plaids, zig zag, criss cross, paisley, a gorgeous Bird and loads of geometric whimsies, a fine example of a Japanesque influence and the Victorian love of nature and the exotic.
Condition is EXCELLENT, clean and bright, appears to have never been used. The plates displays beautifully. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.