Ralph Hall Antique Dark Blue Staffordshire Llanarth Court Plate c 1825
Offered for sale is this early dark blue transfer printed pearlware plate by Ralph Hall & Co (1822-1849) of Tunstall, Staffordshire. The subject is Llanarth Court, Monmouthshire. The plate is from the R.Hall's Picturesque Scenery Series of notable British views. The plate has printed marks on the reverse.
The plate is 10 inches wide. It weighs 1 lb 4 oz (shipping weight 2 lbs).
Condition: Excellent. No cracks or repairs, no chips or wear, no stains. No crazing of the glaze, quite unusual on antique earthenware. Some very light utensil wear. The usual stilt marks and glaze bubbles of early production. Please see the detail photos.