Antique Rustic and Elegant 19th century Spanish porcelain decorative plate
Valencia (probably Manises), Spain; 19th century
Approximate size: 10.6 (diameter) x 2.75 (depth) inches
A lovely polychrome ceramic plate probably made in Manises, famed for its production of distinctive Spanish pottery. The present example features a superb floral motif with a pair of yellow-orange flowers accompanied by leaves. The border features a unique schematic fretwork design. The plate is reinforced by an antique tin or pewter hangar for mounting on a wall.
Condition commensurate with age with some minor chipping along the edges and subtle hairline cracks in the glaze.