Spode Copeland Grouse Game Bird Plate Elaborate Transferware Hand Painted
Brand Copeland Spode
Circa 1894-1910 Spode Copeland Game Series Grouse
Enameled and Clobbered / Hand Painted
Game Bird Cobalt Navy Blue Bordered Brown Transferware Plate
Measurements: 9 1/4"
Very rare Copeland Late Spode
Gilded rim and scrolls
Condition: Very good, minor wear to the gilded rim, minor surface scratching. Tiny fleabite on back rim, not visible from top / front. Super Rare and absolutely a beautiful, heirloom quality piece. Other plates from this series will be listed.
Markings: The plate is marked as shown with the Ship reading Copeland Late Spode, a mark found on earthenware. It also has a registration number which dates to 1891-3 and is as best I can make out: 180288
Other plates in last photo are available (all but one) and will be listed individually
Read more about this set at my blog post: Amazing Thanksgiving Transferware Finds