Aesthetic Transferware Bacon Platter ~ Seaweed Seashells 1882
SUPERB AESTHETIC TRANSFERWARE BACON PLATTER
Brownhills Potteries Staffordshire England c. 1882
This Victorian 10 7/8 ” long x 9 " wide platter is transfer printed in rich black. A rarely seen pattern in the rare small meat or bacon size. A stunning addition to your collection of Seaweed and Seashells.
The pattern features sailing vessels in a cartouche surrounded by quivering Seaweed. The bottom of the platter features a variety of exquisite Shells, a giant Clamshell and other exotic Seaweed and Coral flora. Tiny shells laced together with Seaweed grace the rim.
The piece is in outstanding and never used condition.