STAFFORDSHIRE AESTHETIC RED TRANSFERWARE PLATE, CUP & SAUCER
BIRD WITH FLOWERS ~ FLORIS LIGNA
Wallis Gimson Potteries ~ Staffordshire England
This Victorian aesthetic movement trio is crisply transfer printed in dark red.
Plate ~ 8 1/8 inches in diameter
Saucer ~ 6 inches in diameter
Cup ~ 3 1/4 inch wide x 3 inches tall
The pattern is decorated with a busy Aesethetic movement assymetric patchwork pattern, complete with a Bat flying with the stars and Quarter Moon along 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 pieces displays beautifully. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.