John Wesley Commemorative Wesleyan Methodist Centenary Appeal Pottery

John Wesley Commemorative Wesleyan Methodist Centenary Appeal Pottery

Code: CE23005

Dimensions:

H: 3cm (1.2")Di: 14.5cm (5.7")

£245.00 Approx $310.13, €286.21

A scarce and unusual John Wesley commemorative black printed saucer size plate probably sold as a fund raising item for the Wesleyan Methodist Centenary Appeal in 1839. The plate features black transfers on a white ground with a central portrait framed within an inscription reading JOHN WESLEY MA BORN AT EPWORTH JUNE 17 1703 DIED IN LONDON MARCH 2ND 1791. This is set with a decorative border of floral arrangements, doves carrying sprigs and titled images of the Centenary Hall in Bishopsgate, London. The plate is printed with a mark to the base including the word CENTENARY.

In good condition.


Origin : England
Manufacture Date : Made in 1839
Materials : Ceramic