Antique Spode Delftware Easter Spring Bunny Floppy Ear Rabbits Plate Transferware


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 rabbit family munching on cabbage leaves 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 plate having a couple of small chips on the back side which are not visible to the front, light surface scratches and crazing

Marked with transferware printed stamp, impressed stamp dating between 1894-1910

*There are 2 of these plates available at the time of sale, however there is very subtle color difference mostly seen in the color of the cabbage.  They still look nice together as a pair if displayed side by side.