Eight Devonshire Aesthetic Hand Colored Plates ~ 1885
8 ~ POLYCHROME AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATES
Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire England
These Victorian aesthetic 9 3/8 " plates are transfer printed in very dark brown with fabulous under glaze hand painting in rich orange luster.
The pattern features a fancy pin wheel flower border around a completely covered well with oversized daisy type flowers and three magnificent cartouches. One with a proud cock watching the sun rise beneath the cherry branch, another with a bird chasing an insect, and the last is of ocean shells and sea corral with two large unusual fish.
Condition is Great No chips, cracks, hairlines or repairs.