AESTHETIC MOVEMENT ERA
TWELVE ( 12 ) BROWN TRANSFERWARE CONDIMENT DISHES
Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England c. 1881
This matched set small sized Victorian 4 1/2" wide condiment or fruit dishes are transfer printed in dark brown.
The MELBOURNE pattern features delightful Japanesque geometric designs mixed with exotic palms, bamboo and other tropicals. A shoreline with sailing vessels set to the horizon while a large flock of birds fly by. A quarter Moon rises as a Great Heron fly by.