Hamilton Antique Blue Staffordshire Canton River Plate c 1820
Offered for sale is this early blue transfer printed pearlware plate by Hamilton & Co (1811-1826) of Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. The subject of this plate was taken from views of China. It has the landscape borders you only see in early transferware. No maker's marks.
The plate is 9 3/4 inches wide. It weighs 1 lb (shipping weight 2 lbs).
Condition: Good, save for a small rim flake at 7:00 o'clock and some fine clear crazing of the glaze. The usual stilt marks and glaze bubbles of early production. Please see the detail photos.