19th Century Staffordshire Aesthetic Movement Transferware Platter, ‘Formosa’ For Sale
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19th Century Staffordshire Aesthetic Movement Transferware Platter, ‘Formosa’

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A large Aesthetic Movement platter, Thomas Furnival & Sons, Cobridge, Staffordshire, England, circa 1879. The Japanesque ‘Formosa’ pattern is transfer printed in black on a cream earthenware body and shows images of bamboo, birds in flight, cartouches and flowering branches. A fan encloses a seaside scene, a border consists of two unique geometric designs interspersed with a stylized flower. The pattern name may relate to the Island of Formosa (Beautiful Island) located SW of Japan. Excellent antique condition, stilt marks on the rim, a few small glaze pops to the verso.     

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  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    Excellent antique condition, stilt marks on the rim, a few small glaze pops to the verso.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 1.5 in. x W 13 in. x D 16 in.H 3.81 cm x W 33.02 cm x D 40.64 cm
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Reference Number
    LU175828308353
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