Manufactured by Mintons for the JE Caldwell and Co. Of Philadelphia from 1873 to 1912. Appears to be pattern H1751.James Emott Caldwell (1813-81) was an American jeweler who founded J. Caldwell & Co in 1839. While best known as a major fine jewelry institution of Philadelphia, over the years since its inception, the firm has also been known for its silver, china, crystal, and even stationery. Caldwell was a very respected business man in his day. His was considered one of the top 5 businesses of his time due not only to the exceptional quality of his china and glass items but also because of his business ethics. Plates feature multiple groupings of pink rosebuds around the border of the plate intertwined with green leaves and tied with beautiful blue bows. Groups of pink rosebuds and green leaves are featured in a medallion at the center of each plate.
Rim of each plate is accented with a decorative gilt border. Please note in the third photo how the bows and leaves have a "raised" surface. This is a very hard to find pattern.Plates are approximately 9 inches diameter. A beautiful collection of plates. Equally stunning on your table or on display in your cabinet. Colors are bright and crisp with no damage or loss to color or gilt.
No chips, stains or cracks. Please contact me with any questions, Pamela. I will not answer text messages. This is an offering for a set of 9 plates.The item "Mintons Dinner Plates Set of 9 Hand Decorated H1751 Pink Roses Blue Bows Rare" is in sale since Monday, March 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Minton". The seller is "fabvintagemusthaves" and is located in Carlsbad, California. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay, Canada.