AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE POLYCHROME PLATE
Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England
This awesome Victorian aesthetic 9 1/4 " plate is transfer printed in brown and further enhanced with rich colorful under glaze hand painting . Delicious! 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 perched Hawk with the sun setting in the background and another inset of a delicate pink flower. This pattern has everything going for it. The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of the exotic.
Great condition, clean shiny and bright. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs. Utensil marks consistent with light use.