Antique Historical Blue
- Blue Rose Border
A spectacular piece in excellent
This beautifully patterned large blue and white 19th century
staffordshire transferware platter with well was made by WEDGWOOD . It has
the WEDGWOOD serif impressed mark on the reverse along with the impressed
letters M and R . It is from Wedgwood's Landscape Series, possibly the 'Sicilian
The dramatic scene at the center is of a craggy outcropping
of rocks and overhanging trees, a two masted sailing ship with additional
smaller vessels with figures. A castle ruin and in the distance a view of
a town on a hillside with additional sailing ships and far distant mountains.
Gorgeous BLUE ROSE Border around the 2" wide rim.
This very large and very heavy 19th century Staffordshire
Historical Blue Transferware Platter is 19" across by 14" wide and 3" high.
The rim is 2" wide.
In excellent condition.
The platter has a wonderful deep resonant ring when struck
which is only possible when there is no damage, no cracks or hairlines. There
are a couple of tiny glaze pops on the front, expected wear to the foot rim
and underside of well. No damage, no cracks, no chips, no hairlines, no
restoration. Retains a beautiful glaze.
Impressed WEDGWOOD mark on the
Size: 19" across x 14" wide and 3"
Weighs 7-lbs. 14