Vintage English China Purple Transferware Chequers Bowl Romantic England
For consideration here is one of the most beautiful and sought after patterns in purple transferware in a cereal , soup or salad sized bowl. This is manufactured by J & G Meakin of Staffordshire England and is produced from hand engravings by Britain’s finest craftsmen. It features a stunning view of chequers at Buckinghamshire. The border is gorgeous, being of vines and ivy, berries and florals...one of the most beautiful and intricate in detail.
Measures 6.5" x 2" deep
Good condition, no chips or cracks...minimal, if any, crazing
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