Antique Blue Transferware Plate 7 American Poets Portraits Poe Longfellow Bryant ++++
Brand Rowland & Marsellus
Pilgrim Couple - John and Priscilla Alden
Absolutely stunning example of custom items exported to the American Market.
Rowland & Marsellus Company is part of a mark that appears on historical Staffordshire dating from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Rowland & Marsellus is the mark used by an American importing company in New York City. The company worked from 1893 to about 1937. This lovely plate depicts portraits of 7 of the most famouse and well known American Poets: Longfellow, Poe, Bryant, Emerson, Whittier, Holmes, and Lowell.
Condition: No chips, no cracks, only a bit of crazing
Measures: 10" diameter
R & M Staffordshire England
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