1879 BG & W Satsuma Aesthetic Movement Chinoiserie Black Transferware Platter Staffordshire England Birds & Cherry Blossoms


Brand Bates Gildea Walker

SATSUMA by B G & W (Bates, Gildea & Walker) 18 1/2” Transferware Platter c.1879

Offering an Antique Aesthetic Movement Transferware Platter by (B G &W) Bates, Gildea & Walker “Satsuma” c.1879.  This rare platter has a striking medallion in the center of birds on a cherry blossom branch, and the trim has various blocks of bamboo and geometric patterns popular with Aesthetic movement transferware. 

Measures: 18 1/2” x 14 1/2”

Condition: No chips or cracks, there is some wear, crazing and mild staining 

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