Delightful floral sandwich set from Alfred Meakin, Tunstall - one of the Staffordshire Potteries. The set comprises a tabbed sandwich or cake plate with three squared tea plates. The floral design is hand-painted on transfer on a cream ground.Alfred was a brother to James and George Meakin who operated from Hanley.
Approximate dimensions : Sandwich Plate 10" / 25cm
Squared Plates 5" / 13cm
There is a small flake to the underside of one of the small plates and some wear to the gilding and mentioned for accuracy.
Gilded rims. We have not yet identified the pattern name, but would call it Country Garden.
In very good vintage condition.
Backstamp as used from 1930s. Painter's/Gilder's mark.
All our items are pre-owned or vintage and may therefore show signs of use and age and will not be dishwasher proof.