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.