Vintage Earthenware by Copeland Spode ~ Fairy Dell 13" Chop Plate Round Platter
Description ~ this lovely round platter by Copeland Spode comes to you in the Fairy Dell pattern, with its swirled blank and floral sprays of red, blue, and yellow bouquets - fabulous! What is a chop plate, you ask? Well, in the olden days, they were used to serve pork chops. Today, they can be used as a platter to serve fruits, veggies, pastries, sandwiches...
Highly collectible and displays absolutely wonderfully; perfect for set matching and completion or the Copeland Spode collector.
Measurements ~ approximately 13" across
Pattern / Dates ~ early to late-century, c1927-1971 - The Copeland Spode company can trace its beginnings back to 1762 and became Copeland Spode in the late 1800s. The company was purchased by the Portmeirion pottery company in 2009, but the name Spode continues on.
Hallmarks ~ marked as seen in the pictures
Condition ~ Excellent: pre-owned vintage - this piece shows little evidence of age or use, and is chip/flake free; shelf wear is minimal.
Note - this is an oversized plate, and as such ships at an oversized rate.