Aubergine Purple Square Transferware Plate The First Thanksgiving In America Colonial Times Historical Staffordshire

$54.99

Brand Crown Ducal

Vintage English Plate

Crown Ducal Colonial Times
PURPLE / Lavender TRANSFER WARE PLATE
The First Thanksgiving
Circa 1930

For consideration is this highly collectible, square shaped historical Staffordshire plate depicting The First Thanksgiving at Berkeley. The image source depicted on this plate is of the painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863–1930) which was painted in 1912-19. The border is surrounded with several cartouches pertaining to significant times and/or peoples of the U.S. history....The Mayflower in Plymouth Harbour, an American Indian on horseback with bow and arrow, a Pilgrim couple watching the Mayflower return, and Pocahontas saving the life of John Smith.

Measures: appx 10.5"

Condition: No chips or cracks, some crazing commensurate with age

See this pattern in a tablescape and learn more about it at:

http://nancysdailydish.blogspot.com/2011/11/amber-and-aubergine-thanksgiving-table.html

and

http://nancysdailydish.blogspot.com/2011/06/midnight-ride-of-paul-revere-tablescape.html


Marked: Colonial Times by Crown Ducal England Pilgrim Exiles

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