A good quality Arts and Crafts repousse copper Charger or Wall Plate, decorated with an intricate Celtic knot pattern with the head of a mythical bird or sea serpent cleverly entwined around the charger.
It is very much in the style of Alexander Ritchie who had a metal craft work shop on the island of Iona in the Western isle of Scotland in the early nineteen hundreds.
He as his wife Euphemia took the inspiration’s for there designs from the many Celtic crosses on the holy island and sold them to visiting tourist.
It is in very good condition, having not been over polished.
It measures 43 cm or 17″ across