Antique Copeland Late Spode Floppy Eared Bunny Rabbits Plate Hand Painted Gray & Brown Two Color Transferware Delft Tower
Brand Copeland Spode
This beautiful, antique plate by Copeland Late Spode is a very difficult to find piece. It is done in a two color transfer of brown (border) and grayish-blueish-black on the face. Depicting a pair of floppy eared rabbits huddled in the grass, it is hand painted within the lines of the transfer in shades of pink, yellow, blue, green and taupe / brown. It features the very famous Tower border in the Delft style. Highly collectible and absolutely stunning anytime of year but especiallyin the Spring.
It has a gadroon edge. VERY hard to find! Circa 1890's
Gadroon (pie crust) scalloped edge
Measures appx 9 1/2"
Condition: No chips or cracks with exception to one small nick on the back and a 3mm firing crack only shown on back. There is crazing is present, commensurate to age
Marked with transferware printed stamp, impressed stamp dating between 1894-1910