June 24 & 25, 2022: 42nd Semi-Annual Premier Americana Auction
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STAFFORDSHIRE AMERICAN HISTORICAL TRANSFER-PRINTED CERAMIC PLATE, featuring the Arms of "RHODE ISLAND", depicting a shield with an anchor resting on a rock with crashing waves below, having "HOPE" printed above, and vine and flower border decoration. Marks to underside include impressed "T MAYER / STOKE", printed American eagle grasping ribbon with "E PLURIBUS UNUM", and old red hand-brushed museum accession number "89.00.159".

Condition : Having minor rim hairline and some usage wear including minor scattered scratches.

Circa : 1826-1838.

Item Dimensions: 8 5/8" D.

Provenance : From the collection of Nick Routson, Phoenix, AZ.
Pook & Pook, Inc., unknown date, lot 150 (retains auction label).

Estimate : 100 - 200

Attribution : Thomas Mayer, Stoke, England.

Catalog Note : Literature: The Armans - Historical Staffordshire, An Illustrated Check-List, p. 185, #507; Transferware Collectors Club database pattern #2988.
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $50.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $166.60
Estimate: $100.00 - $200.00
Number Bids:11