AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATE
James Beech, Swan Bank Works Pottery
Staffordshire England ~ c. 1885
This Victorian aesthetic 9 1/4 "wide plate is transfer printed in dark brown.
The pattern features fabulous cartouches of sailboat on a mountain lake and one of quiet secretive buildings hidden in the landscape. All surrounded by flowers and leaves and sunbursts. Wonderful geometric designs along the rim. The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of the exotic.
Condition is great, clean shiny and bright. No chips, cracks, hairlines or repairs.