Victorian English Transferware Sauce Tureen ~ MELBOURNE 1883

Code: 10406

RESERVED

AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE SAUCE TUREEN

MELBOURNE PATTERN

Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England
c. 1883

This Victorian 8 " x 4 1/2 " x 4 1/2 " tall sauce or gravy tureen is transfer printed in dark brown.

The 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.  

A fabulous inset from Aesops Fables of the Fox and the Grapes .  This pattern has everything going for it.  The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.

Never Used and in EXCELLENT CONDITION. 

Victorian English Transferware Sauce Tureen ~ MELBOURNE 1883