Vintage (1950s?) Adam’s blue & white Old English Staffordshire Ware Lincoln’s New Salem commemorative plate.
Overall excellent displayed condition – some light scratching to centre which is unnoticeable and doesn’t detract from this wonderful plate.
ONLY £12 ovno.
Printed on the back ‘Lincoln’s New Salem Commemorative Plate. Abraham Lincoln came to Illinois in 1830. In the village of New Salem he spent six formative years (1831-1837) of his life’.
Blue printed back-stamp:’ Old English Staffordshire Ware with Adams and & JohRoth marks Imported exclusively for Wagon Wheel Inn, Lincoln's New Salem Enterprises Inc Petersburg Ill’.
On the rim this plate features illustrations of Abraham Lincoln, The Old Grist Mill, the Interior Berry - Lincoln Store, The Wagon Wheel Inn and the Rutledge Tavern, these surrounding the central view of the First Berry Lincoln Store and Post Office.
More photos available upon request.
Approx.25 cm/ 10” diameter.
From a pet and smoke-free home.