EARLY ENGLISH DARK BLUE TRANSFERWARE PLATE
MONTHS ~ AUGUST
Wedgwood China Works
Staffordshire England ~ 1898
This large late Victorian 10 3/8 inch plate is transfer printed in blue against an off white background showing good detail and good contrast.
The plate is from the Early English 12 Months Series was designed by Helen J. A. Miles, an artist extraordinaire at the Wedgwood factories. This particular plate depicts the month of August and features an image of a woman feeding chickens in the courtyard.
Excellent condition, never used.
1898 ~ Wedgwood Months Plate ~ August ~ Chickens