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U. S. Maritime Naval Engagement Collector Plate No. 1 (434) Spode For Sale
Spode, England's fine bone china company, made a series of six (6) plates commemorating Naval Engagements between the United States and England that occurredduring the War of 1812. That war commenced in the year of 1812 and ended during the year 1814. Along with great naval battles, two other notable events, amongst others, took place: the burning of the White House and the writing of The Star Spangled Banner.
This is plate number 1 in the series, number 434/2000. The scene depicts the U.S.S. United States capturing the H.M.S. Macedonian on the 25th day of October, 1812. It is 9 1/4" in diameter. The border is that deep royal navy blue interlaced with gold anchors, lattice and asteriks. There are no scratches or flaw marks of any sort on this plate nor the other 2 that I will likewise being offered today.
A great gift for any Navy man or any proud American.
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U. S. Maritime Naval Engagement Collector Plate No. 1 (434) Spode: $30