Red Tab Handled Transferware Platter Coaching Taverns English Post Office Geese English Ironstone Royal Tudor
This platter has a great border of flowers and berries framing the coaching scene on this platter. It's by Royal Tudor Ware of England.
The transfer depicts a rushing stagecoach with lookers on including a Mother and son, an anxious dog and a chicken fiercely trying to move out of the way of the galloping horses. The scene is framed with a pretty floral border and embossed tabs at either side.
Measures 11.75" x 9.75"
Condition: No chips or cracks...little crazing
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