ENGLISH PEARLWARE PEAFOWL SHELL EDGE CERAMIC PLATES, LOT OF THREE

Item/Auction Attributes

First quarter 19th century.
"Spartacus" example mostly undamaged, having minute glaze flake to well with some light scattered stains to rim; "Beach Ball" example with some light hairlines, a very minute flake to rim, and some scattered scratches; blue edge example having rim with two light hairlines and some painted over minor flakes, and a chip to foot ring, possibly as made.
7 1/4" to 9 3/4" D.
Provenance: From the private collection of Brian Penniston, Miller's Tavern, VA. Blue edge: Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, 4/14/2015, lot 121. "Spartacus": Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, 5/6/2014, lot 18. Ex-collection of George and Mickey Deike (retain collection labels).
$300.00
$400.00
Published: The Deikes - Feathers and Foliage, blue edge example, p. 72, fig. 5.22; "Beach Ball" example, p. 109, fig. 5.77, upper left. Literature: The Deikes - Feathers and Foliage, "Spartacus", p. 99, fig. 5.63, right.