Stunning and rare display plate produced by famous British ceramic company Wedgwood detailing the history of the company Jones McDuffie & Strattan who were based in Boston USA.
The company comissioned Wedgwood to prosude designed for them aimed at the American market and starting with a calander plate in 1881.
Wedgwood went on to produce hundreds, if not thousands of designs and pieces for them. They specialized in producing historical American china - scenes, events, personalities, buildings, monuments, educational institutions, civic and national landmarks, and ships for which they are well known.
By 1910 (the year the plate was priduced) they were the largest wholesaler and retailer of china and glassware in the United States.
This plate is a wonderful piece of history detailing the companies progresss since its foundtion in 1810 to 1910 when the plate was produced.
The plate measures 25cm (10 inches) across and is in good condition with no cracks, chips or crazing.
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