Bentley Chappell and Nancy Barshter
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AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE SAUCE TUREEN
Gildea and Walker Potteries
Tunstall, Staffordshire England c. 1883
This Victorian 6 3/4 “ long " x 4 1/4 “ wide x 5 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 of aa bird flying over a marsh with the mountains and a rising sun. . 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 good condition.