What a marvelous serving platter made by Johnson Bros of England. The large heavy platter dates back as far as 1950, and was produced through the early 1970s. It bears the official Johnson Bros makers mark on the underside as seen in photo 8.
The pattern is Tally Ho featuring "The Kill" hunting scene done in primarily gray tones atop an off white background. It presents in mint condition with absolutely no flaws or defects to report. It is free of crazing as well as any other issues, and truly looks perfect. Please view all the photos to appreciate all the design and condition details. The wonderful hunt scene features horses, dogs, and huntsmen in full hunting garb, with a beautiful vast estate in the backdrop.There is a little bit of bright color used in the men's red jackets and light blue shirts, as well as the blue highlights in the sky. This large oval platter measures 20 and a 1/4 in long by 15 and 3/4 in wide; and weighs quite heavy at almost 7 pounds. For those collectors and enthusiasts of hunting scenery, as well as those who collect mid century Johnson Bros pottery, this platter is a must have. It's perfect condition assures you that it will display beautifully, and without a doubt, be admired endlessly and longingly. The item "1950-70 Johnson Bros Eng Lg Oval Platter in Tally Ho, The Kill Pat Mint Cond" is in sale since Saturday, October 17, 2015. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Johnson Brothers". The seller is "marigoldlux" and is located in Palmyra, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.