AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATE
MERSEY ~ SEAWEED + CORAL PATTERN
This Victorian aesthetic large 9 1/8 " plate is transfer printed in lovely brown.
The clear and crisp MERSEY pattern features an exciting rim with bizarre geometric designs mixed with flowering cherry branches and various Seaweeds and Coral floating to the well of the plate which had a cartouche of an ocean scene of a majestic sailing schooner, gulls flying above the masts. Another Sea Leaf cartouche has a lovely young girl at the seashore with her digging shovel making her sand castle.
The pattern displays the victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.
Condition is EXCELLENT. Clean and bright. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.