PAIR of AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATES
Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England
These Victorian extra large 10 5/8 " dinner plates are transfer printed in dark brown. The pattern features delightful Japanesque geometric designs mixed with exotic palm trees and other tropicals. A shoreline with sailing vessels set to the horizon while a large flock of birds fly by.
An inset cartouche of a bat flying beneath a quarter moon and a star. Another inset of ornate flowers. This pattern has everything going for it. The pattern displays the victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.
2 Aesthetic Movement Plates ~ BATS with Quarter Moon 1881