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Two Spode Transfer-printed India Pattern Plates

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3850TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 18, 2021 12:00PM


Two Spode Transfer-printed India Pattern Plates, England, c. 1815-1830, two earthenware dinner plates with an indented shape, one printed in blue and painted in four colors with the India pattern, the other printed in blue with the India pattern, printed on the back with the inscription "This BLUE WARE is printed from the CALX of British COBALT produced from Wheal Sparnon Mine in the County of Cornwall August 1816," impressed Spode and printed workman's marks, dia. 9 3/4 in.

Provenance: The Zeller Collection.

N.B. Designed after a Chinese pattern from the K'ang Hsi period, 1700-22; pattern introduced by Spode c. 1815.
Estimate $250-350

Blue example in good condition with professional restoration to a hairline crack and on small chip to the rim. The other in very good condition.

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India, United Kingdom