This set of five lovely blue willow plates was likely produced in Staffordshire region of England either late in the nineteenth or early in the twentieth century. The traditional design illustrating the story of two star-crossed lovers was produced by transferring it from an inked engraving onto paper which was then pressed onto the item.
9.12ʺW × 9.12ʺD × 1ʺH
Early 20th Century
All but one plate is chipped due to the delicate nature of the material. There is no crazing though.
Minor wear consistent with age and history.
English Traditional, Shabby Chic
Place of Origin