AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATE
Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England
This large victorian aesthetic 10 5/8 " dinner plate is transfer printed in chocolate brown. The clear and crisp MELBOURNE 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 young sparrow hawk perched as the sun rises, another inset of a magnolia blossom. This pattern has everything going for it. The pattern displays the victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.
Condition is EXCELLENT, clean and bright.
Brown Transfer Plate ~ Magnolia + Hawk 1883