EARLY BROWN AESTHETIC TRANSFERWARE PLATTER
H. ALCOCK & CO.
Cobridge, Staffordshire England c. 1884
This is a magnificent transferware platter dating to registry in1884. The piece is 15 inches long x 11 1/8 inches wide and the color is a rich sepia or chocolate brown .
The pattern is named AVON, featuring a fantastic wide, busy bands of flowers and oversized flowers. The center has a Japanesque cartouche of a flower surrounded by geometric flourishes. This pattern captures the Victorian love of nature and the exotic. Outstanding !
The piece is in FABULOUS condition. There are no chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.