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Brown English Transferware Platter Snow Covered English Cottage Holy Trinity Church
Brand J & G Meakin
J & G Meakin vintage English plate depicting Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford on Avon, in a picture perfect winterscape. The thatched cottage roofs of the village are all covered in snow with snow drifts all around. The last of Autumn leaves still gently fall from the trees. In the background you can see the tower of Holy Trinity Church where bells ring out. The platter has a scalloped floral border with gentle embossed plumes around the outer rim. It has a lovely floral rose border and the faintest hand painted highlights of Robins' Egg blue and butter colors.
The back is marked and reads: English Staffordshire "Country Life" Permanent Colours J & G Meakin England
Measures 12 1/4" x 9 5/8"
Condition: No chips or cracks.
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