AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE MELBOURNE PATTERN Gildea and Walker Potteries Tunstall, Staffordshire England c. 1883 printed in chocolate brown. 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 and exotic flowers and geometric patterns. Victorian era love of nature and travel to exotic lands. Gildea and Walker Potteries Tunstall, Staffordshire England c. 1883
Lavender/purple pre 1842 transfer ware English Staffordshire ceramic platter!!! 21 in long x 17 in wide. Never seen one in purple color!!! No bottom markings means before 1842 (country of origin required then).