Antique Blue Willow English Transferware Advertising Dish Plate Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Stone China


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Blue Transferware Stone Ware Victorian Blue Willow Advertising Plate circa 1890-1910

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese was a pub that was first established in 1538 and rebuilt in 1667. It is one of the oldest surviving taverns in London

It is a Grade II listed public house at 145 Fleet Street, on Wine Office Court, London.  Rebuilt shortly after the Great Fire of 1666, the pub is known for its literary associations, with its regular patrons having included Charles Dickens, G.K. Chesterton and Mark Twain.

Measures: 8”
Condition: There is heavy crazing and some mild discolouration.  There are two hairlines mostly visible on back and can be seen but not felt.  It feels stable.