Three, Cake Plates. H&K Tunstall, c1933-1942.  ’Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.
Three, Cake Plates. H&K Tunstall, c1933-1942.  ’Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.
Three, Cake Plates. H&K Tunstall, c1933-1942.  ’Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.
Three, Cake Plates. H&K Tunstall, c1933-1942.  ’Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.

Three, Cake Plates. H&K Tunstall, c1933-1942. ’Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.

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Object Description:
Three beautiful cake plates, highly collectable and sought after featuring a spring flower bouquet in a needlepoint pattern  on gold laced chintz design.  
 

The purchase is for three cake plates.  The serving salad bowl and dessert dishes are separate orders.

This is a rare pattern called ‘Old English Sampler’ or ’ Old English Needlepoint’ pattern.
The pattern features cross-stitch style pansies and gilt chintz pattern. Transfer printed by hand during the glazing process.

Dimension


Plate circumference  x 6.5”
Size Corner to corner width 7”


Stamped.
Made in England
H & K
Tunstall
B

Period: circa 1933-1942

Country of Origin: Staffordshire, England.

Hollinshead & Kirkham, otherwise known as H & K Tunstall (1870 - 1956) were originally from Burslem in Staffordshire, UK (1870 - 1876) and moved their pottery works to nearby Tunstall in 1876. In 1890 they took over the Unicorn Works pottery.

The pottery was incorporated into the Johnson Bros Group in 1956