Lot 154

Transferware Zoological Gardens Plates, Plus
English, 19th century. An assembled pair of purple and black transfer-decorated plates, depicting scenes from the London Zoological Gardens, marked with an eagle and the pattern name on the back along with the maker R & J Clews, PLUS a red transfer-decorated plate with two men riding on an elephant, marked on the back Labor Omnia Vincit within a crest and Hannibal Passing the Alps, PLUS a black transfer-decorated plate with three Giraffes, marked on the back Published Aug. 30th 1836 Agreeably to the Act / by J. Ridgway / Stone / Ware / Giraffe and having an impressed 14, PLUS a red transfer-decorated Moral Maxims plate depicting a landscape with a man and two cows, marked R & J Clews / Moral Maxims / 6 on back; largest dia. 10.5 in.
Est $100 - $200