VICTORIAN AESTHETIC TRANSFERWARE POLYCHROME PLATE
Copeland Potteries Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire England c. 1879
This very desirable Victorian hexagon 9 inch plate is elegantly hand painted under glaze in spectacular colors. The pattern features a Japanesque fan scroll filled with flowering maroon water Iris and along with a bright Egret. Golden flowering branches encase this along with a Dragonfly, a LadyBug Beetle and a HoneyBee.