1992 Lester & Barbara Breininger Limited Ed. Redware Plate Flowers and Leaves
Origin: Robesonia, Pennsylvania.
Size: Measures ~6 3/4" in diameter on top and is ~1 1/4" high. The piece weighs about 11 ounces.
Maker: Lester Breininger.
Marks: Marked on the back "B&L Breininger; Robesonia 7/30; 19 PA (within a Keystone) 92"" in cursive calligraphy. See last photo for additional details.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: A beautiful early plate made by Lester Breininger the master himself with the help of his wife Barbara. A beautiful redware piece, which deserves a prominent spot in your redware collection.
Condition: Plate is in excellent condition. It has no cracks, chips, repairs, or hairlines. The plate has general crazing to the glaze throughout. The back has residue of glue from a tape that was attached to the plate in the past. The plate also has a few of the usual defects you would expect with all these primitive redware pieces such as pops, slubs, unglazed areas and uneven spots. However, this plate has a minimum number of these, which are hardly noticeable. Just a great early plate made by the master himself with the help of his wife to add to your collection. Please see photos for additional condition information and to appreciate the beauty of this piece.
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