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Burleigh Blue Calico Tea / Side / Bread & Butter Plate

Burleigh Blue Calico Tea / Side / Bread & Butter Plate 5 7/8"
 
  • Product Details
    Not always easy to find, why not let us find a Blue Calico Tea / Side / Bread & Butter Plate for you. There is no obligation to buy, no search fee and we'll let you know the second we find it. Burleigh handcrafts pottery in England using traditional skills that gives its wares a subtlety and individuality that modern methods lack. They are the only pottery in the world to continue the centuries old technique of tissue transfer printing, with each piece hand decorated by Burleigh's’ skilled artisans. Burleigh's’ statement design since the 1960s, Calico was inspired by 19th Century indigo coloured fabrics known for its distinctive, all-over floral print, Burleigh’s design represents the spring with fallen Prunus blossom onto cracked ice which complements both casual family dining and special occasions alike.
    • Made in the UK
    • Earthenware
    • Dishwasher and Microwave Safe
    • 5 7/8"
  • Pattern Description

    Calico once again demonstrates the beauty of Burleigh and the fine quality of traditional pottery craftsmanship. Printed from hand using cut copper engravings in a deep rich blue, this permanent decoration applied underglaze is dishwasher and detergent proof and safe for use in a microwave. Produced since 1960, the famous deep cobalt blue pattern derived from early Victorian pattern "calico" a type of cloth known for its distinctive, all-over floral print. Burleigh’s design represents the spring with fallen Prunus blossom onto cracked ice. The range is as popular as ever and available in a wide variety of items and was produced in 2006 in red and 2016 in dove grey.